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Work 020 7183 8950
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Nick Brett

Tel:
Work 020 7183 8950
Email:
Brett Wilson LLP

Work Department

Criminal Litigation, Fraud, and Regulatory

Position

Partner with extensive experience of all aspects of criminal and related civil litigation. Whilst particularly noted for his serious fraud and asset recovery practice his recent portfolio of cases across the whole spectrum of criminal law is substantial. Current instructions include the largest crypto-currency prosecution, a corporate defendant in an SFO corruption trial and a civil recovery order claim for £4.4m. His recent portfolio of major fraud cases is substantial and include the first ever FCA prosecution and the successful defence of an alleged collective investment scheme. Frequently instructed in regulatory investigations conducted by the SRA, Trading Standards, OFT, Insolvency Service. Has successfully defended numerous POCA cases both at first instance and on appeal.

Career

Trained Saunders Solicitors LLP (now Saunders Law Ltd); qualified 2000
Assistant Solicitor Saunders Solicitors LLP (now Saunders Law Ltd) 2001-2006
Assistant Solicitor Lewis Nedas 2006-2010
Partner Lewis Nedas 2008-2010
Partner Brett Wilson LLP 2010 to date

Languages

English

Member

The Law Society, Proceeds of Crime Lawyers' Assocation, Fraud Lawyers' Association, London Criminal Courts Solicitors' Association

Education

LLB (Hons) Thames Valley University 1996

Leisure

Sport, literature, food, wine


London: Crime, fraud and licensing

Crime: general

Within: Crime: general

Brett Wilson LLP's 'strong criminal team' has recently advised on cases involving sexual offences, fraud, violent crime, historic sexual abuse and drug offences. 'Exceptional lawyer' Nick Brett heads the practice; he is supported by the 'tenacious and tactical' Alistair Parker.

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London: Dispute resolution

Professional discipline

Within: Professional discipline

Brett Wilson LLP's Nick Brett and solicitor Alistair Parker have longstanding expertise in acting for clients being investigated or facing disciplinary action. The department is particularly focused on the legal and medical professions, and the firm's lawyers are additionally experienced in criminal proceedings that often run parallel to disciplinary matters.

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