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Red Lion Chambers

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

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Jane Bewsey QC

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

Position

Prosecutes in serious and complex corporate fraud and tax cases instructed by the CPS, SFO (current prosecution panel member) and DBIS. She is currently instructed in cases involving tax evasion, corporate fraud, mortgage fraud and money laundering. Additionally, she has been instructed in cases arising from the collapse of companies including allegations of fraudulent trading, insolvency offices and breaches of company law and in immigration fraud cases. Recent cases include: R v Bojang and others, 2014, successful prosecution of seven people , including four diplomats at the Gambian Embassy for conspiracy to cheat the Revenue of £4.8m duty and tax evaded through a systematic abuse of the duty free scheme enjoyed by diplomatic missions. R v Ghauri and Junejo, 2014, prosecution of the directors of a company involved in immigration fraud and laundering the proceeds of the fraud. R v Ravjani and others 2007-2012, an MTIC prosecution of 17 people where the companies involved were contra trading and the tax put at risk exceeded £100m.

Career

Year of call: 1986 Inn: Inner Temple Year made QC : 2010 Chair of the Education and Training Committee 18 RLC

Member

SE Circuit, CBA

Education

Rosebery School, Epsom, Surrey Jesus College, Cambridge, 1985 MA (Cantab) Law Inns of Court School of Law 1986


London Bar

Fraud: crime

Within: Fraud: crime – Leading silks

Jane Bewsey QC - Red Lion ChambersHer biggest asset is an ability to relate to juries and think clearly under pressure.

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