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Red Lion Chambers

18 RED LION COURT, LONDON, EC4A 3EB, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0207 520 6000
Fax:
Fax 0207 520 6248
DX:
478 LONDON CHANCERY LANE
Email:
Web:
www.redlionchambers.co.uk
Chelmsford, London

Paul Evans

Tel:
Work 0207 520 6000
Email:
Red Lion Chambers (Red Lion Chambers)

Position

1. Serious crime 2. Fraud, corporate and organised crime 3. Proceeds of Crime 4. Regulatory work Paul defends in serious and complex fraud work and has expertise in cases concerning the proceeds of crime and asset recovery. He has extensive experience defending in banking, insurance and utility fraud. Given the nature of his practice he has a proven skill in managing complex disclosure issues. Paul recently defended a leading money-laundering suspect in what has been described as the largest importation of heroin into the United Kingdom from the Indian subcontinent, Pakistan and Afghanistan in a trial that lasted almost 6 months. Paul defended in what is now the leading authority on 'Crash for Cash' cases; the value of the conspiracy to defraud was estimated to be in the region of £6million. The allegation involved over 250 staged accidents/exaggerated claims. The trial involved assessment of more than 154,000 pages of complex evidence. Paul also defended one of eight charged with credit card fraud valued at £30 million, Kidnap and false imprisonment where the prosecution were compelled to offer no evidence following a five week abuse argument regarding complex and multifaceted disclosure issues concerning the international financial industry; APACs and the DCPU. Paul also has extensive experience in defending a broad range of very serious sexual offences, both recent and historic.

Career

Year of call: 2001 Inn: Gray’s Inn

Member

Criminal Bar Association, South Eastern Circuit

Education

LL.B (Hons) 2:1


London Bar

Crime (general crime)

Within: Crime (general crime) – Leading juniors

Paul Evans - Red Lion ChambersHe has the knack of controlling and organising multi-handed cases.

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