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Chambers of William Clegg QC

LONDON, WC1R 4BU, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7440 8888
Fax:
Fax 020 7242 1738
DX:
LONDON CHANCERY LANE
Email:
Web:
www.2bedfordrow.co.uk

Mark Milliken-Smith QC

Tel:
Work 020 7440 8888
Email:
2 Bedford Row (Chambers of William Clegg QC)

Position

Recognised by Chambers UK and The Legal 500 as a leading silk in crime, financial crime, professional discipline and sport. Trial lawyer with extensive experience as advisor and advocate across a wide range of criminal, commercial and regulatory matters. Regularly advises corporate and individual clients nationally and internationally pre and post charge, in criminal as well as quasi-criminal matters, including bribery, corruption, money laundering, restraint, market abuse, insider dealing, match fixing and murder/manslaughter. Substantial regulatory and disciplinary practice before, inter alia, healthcare and financial services regulators. Significant and high profile sports law practice in cases before the disciplinary arms of sport governing bodies. For further information visit www.2bedfordrow.co.uk.

Career

Called 1986; Recorder of the Crown Court 2004; QC 2006.

Member

South Eastern Circuit; Criminal Bar Association.

Education

Wellington College; Bristol University (LLB Hons).

Leisure

Sport, particularly cricket and rugby. Education.


London Bar

Business and regulatory crime (including global investigations)

Within: Business and regulatory crime (including global investigations) – Leading silks

Mark Milliken-Smith QC - 2 Bedford RowHe establishes an excellent rapport with clients.

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Crime (general crime)

Within: Crime (general crime) – Leading silks

Mark Milliken-Smith QC - 2 Bedford RowThe consummate professional: calm under pressure, prepared and fierce in his pursuit of his clients’ objectives.

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Fraud: crime

Within: Fraud: crime – Leading silks

Mark Milliken-Smith QC - 2 Bedford RowA real safe pair of hands.

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Professional discipline and regulatory law

Within: Professional discipline and regulatory law – Leading silks

Mark Milliken-Smith QC - 2 Bedford RowHe prosecutes optometrists and defends other medics.

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Sport

Within: Sport – Leading silks

Mark Milliken-Smith QC - 2 Bedford RowAn excellent cross-examiner.

Within: Sport

2 Bedford Row fields two leading silks who are frequently active in high-profile corruption advisory work as well as sports disciplinary matters. Jim Sturman QC acted for Watford FC in an investigation by the English Football League into alleged forgery and non-compliance by the club; he also advised one company spotlighted by the US Department of Justice investigation into corruption at FIFA. Mark Milliken-Smith QC is also highly active in sport, particularly cricket and rugby: he sits on the England and Wales Cricket Board’s Cricket Discipline Commission, and the RFU instructed him in two high-profile disciplinary cases.

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