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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

Jonathan Fisher QC

Tel:
Work 0207 520 6000
Email:
Web:
www.redlionchambers.co.uk
Red Lion Chambers (Red Lion Chambers)

Position

Recognised silk with a strong expertise in Financial Services, Fraud, Proceeds of Crime, Tax, White Collar Crime and Corporate Defence. Recent advisory work includes cases on money laundering, economic sanctions, market abuse, Ponzi and accounting frauds, bribery and corruption, international restraint of assets, tax avoidance & evasion investigations involving LDF and film schemes, Lloyds TSB (Verde) and LIBOR investigations. Recent Court cases include R v Office of the Prime Minister ex parte Wheeler, Wiese v UKBA, HMRC v Curran, Lunn v HMRC, SEC v Manterfield. Advising and representing individuals, companies and Government agencies in High Court, First-tier Tribunal, Upper Tribunal, Crown Court and Appeal cases.

Career

Called 1980; Silk 2003; Chartered Tax Adviser (Fellow); Accredited STEP practitioner; Dubai International Financial Court (registered practitioner); Lloyds Financial Crime Reports (General Editor); London School of Economics (Visiting Professor in Practice); Standing Counsel (Criminal) to the Commissioners of Inland Revenue 1991-2003

Regular contributor to books, professional journals and the media

Member

Administrative Law Bar Association, Commercial Fraud Lawyers Association, Criminal Bar Association, Financial Services Lawyers Association, Fraud Advisory Panel, Proceeds of Crime Lawyers Association, Revenue Bar Association, South Eastern Circuit


London Bar

Business and regulatory crime (including global investigations)

Within: Leading Silks

Jonathan Fisher QC - Red Lion ChambersExtremely experienced in handling cases involving bribery and corruption.

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Financial services regulation

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Jonathan Fisher QC - Red Lion ChambersAccessible, easy to deal with, thoughtful and brave enough to stick his neck out on important points.

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Fraud: civil

Within: Leading Silks

Jonathan Fisher QC - Red Lion ChambersEspecially esteemed in the field of Proceeds of Crime litigation, both civil and criminal – he always provides sound tactical advice.

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Fraud: crime

Within: Leading Silks

Jonathan Fisher QC - Red Lion ChambersHe is particularly good with anxious clients.

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Proceeds of Crime Act and asset forfeiture

Within: Leading Silks

Jonathan Fisher QC - Red Lion ChambersHighly regarded for his encyclopaedic knowledge and practical advice.

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Tax: corporate and VAT/indirect tax

Within: Tax: corporate - Leading Silks

Jonathan Fisher QC - Red Lion ChambersClients value his insight, his practicality and the fact that he is very hands-on, always leading from the front.

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