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Amanda Pinto QC

Work 020 7440 9950
33 Chancery Lane (Chambers of Andrew Mitchell QC)


Expert in corporate crime, international financial crime and cases raising intricate cross-border questions. Amanda is instructed in the most high-profile cases in the fields of fraud, regulatory and corruption cases & related High Court actions including judicial review. Recent experience includes: defending in a Euribor-manipulation trial; prosecuting an SFO international investment fraud by hedge funds using derivatives; a foreign ‘green’ investments fraud; advising in a corporate prosecution for giving false information to the market. Corruption: advice relating to a plc on corporate corruption in the Middle-East & a pharmaceutical company in China; advising a CEO of an engineering company on corruption in procurement; advising general counsel on an international corruption allegation. She has recently represented a US association on cross-border privilege, conducted a private prosecution of a lawyer for forgery and acted in a POCA action for compensation against a police force, she advises on search warrant and production orders. Amanda delivers training internationally, including in Oman and Cyprus, to judges, prosecutors and lawyers on corruption, corporate crime and money laundering.


Chair of the International Committee of the Bar, co-author of Corporate Criminal Liability by Pinto and Evans (3rd Edition - Sweet & Maxwell) and the Contributing Author on corporate criminal liability to Blackstone’s Criminal Practice

London Bar

Business and regulatory crime (including global investigations)

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

Amanda Pinto QC - 33 Chancery LaneHer work includes sensitive bribery advice to major corporates.

Within: Business and regulatory crime (including global investigations)

33 Chancery Lane’s members, alongside the set’s primary reputation for proceeds of crime, handles a range of heavyweight work concerning corruption and interest-rate rigging. Amanda Pinto QC and Christopher Convey represent a former Barclays rate submitter accused by the SFO of manipulating her submissions to the calculation of Euribor.

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Fraud: crime

Within: Fraud: crime – Leading silks

Amanda Pinto QC - 33 Chancery LaneHugely experienced, immensely clever, collegiate, hardworking and cerebral.

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