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Chambers of Andrew Mitchell QC

LONDON, WC2A 1EN, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7440 9950
Fax:
Fax 020 7430 2818
Email:
Web:
www.33cllaw.com

Amanda Pinto QC

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

Career

“Expert in corporate crime, international financial crime, art loss and cases raising intricate cross-border questions, Amanda is instructed in the most high-profile cases in the field, in particular, fraud, regulatory and corruption cases & related High Court actions including judicial review. Her great skill is assimilating and simplifying vast and complicated material. She is regularly instructed to defend /prosecute Proceeds of Crime matters. For the SFO she has successfully prosecuted a $600 million investment fraud by hedge funds using derivatives and advised in the Tesco corporate prosecution. Current cases include: fraud using sustainable ‘green’ investments; private prosecution of a lawyer for forging documents; defending in conspiracy to manipulate Euribor; defending pre-charge corruption allegation; false financial reports to the market; trans-national corporate corruption by plc; challenging search warrant, cash seizure and production order applications.

Member

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 LaneShe balances hard work with a focus on the details of the case.’

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Fraud: crime (including money laundering and asset forfeiture)

Within: Fraud: crime (including money laundering and asset forfeiture) – Leading silks

Amanda Pinto QC - 33 Chancery LaneHer engaging courtroom manner appeals to judges and juries.’

Within: Fraud: crime (including money laundering and asset forfeiture)

33 Chancery Lane is ‘very strong in the POCA arena’ and ‘solicitors are guaranteed the highest quality of representation, whoever they instruct’. Amanda Pinto QC is acting for the Metropolitan Police in proceedings regarding assets seized from the Adams Family organised crime group.

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