Jamas Hodivala KC > Matrix Chambers > London, England > Lawyer Profile

Matrix Chambers


Jamas represents companies, directors and other professionals in white collar and business crime, professional discipline and judicial review proceedings. He has experience acting with, or leading a team in cases which often involve an international element including serious fraud, bribery and corruption, money laundering, restraint, confiscation and civil recovery proceedings. Jamas is regularly instructed to advise and assist corporate clients from the early stages of an investigation, and has the specialist skills to represent such clients throughout all stages of the investigation or prosecution.

Jamas offers specialist advice and advocacy in areas of criminal law that often overlap with public law, such as challenges to the use of investigatory powers by regulators and prosecutors, where early advice can be vital to the future shape of an investigation. He brings a range of specialist knowledge in different areas to help clients achieve the best possible result and is sensitive to the complex non-legal issues that often arise as a result of representing corporate clients.

For further information visit www.matrixlaw.co.uk.


Called 1998; Lincoln’s Inn.


Criminal Bar Association; Association of Regulatory and Disciplinary Lawyers; Fraud Lawyers Association (Committee member); Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE)


King Edward VI Grammar School, Chelmsford; Leicester University (LLB Hons); Inns of Court School of Law.

Lawyer Rankings

London Bar > Business and regulatory crime (including global investigations)

(2020 Silks)Ranked: Tier 1

Jamas Hodivala KCMatrix Chambers

London Bar > Fraud: crime

(2020 Silks)Ranked: Tier 1

Jamas Hodivala KCMatrix ChambersJamas is an excellent silk.

London Bar > Health and safety

(2020 Silks)Ranked: Tier 1

Jamas Hodivala KCMatrix ChambersHe is a great barrister – extremely thorough in his preparation, gives advice that is carefully considered and wise, and has a manner which inspires equal confidence in professional and lay clients.

London Bar > Professional disciplinary and regulatory law

(2020 Silks)Ranked: Tier 1

Jamas Hodivala KCMatrix Chambers