Mr Jack Talbot > Chambers of Karim Khalil QC and Andrew Campbell Tiech QC > London, England > Lawyer Profile

Chambers of Karim Khalil QC and Andrew Campbell Tiech QC
Drystone Chambers


Fraud – crime (including money laundering and asset forfeiture) Professional Discipline Consumer Law Public Law Proceeds of Crime Criminal Law


Jack is an accomplished advocate who both defends and prosecutes at a senior level as a leading, sole and led junior.

In 2016, 2017 and 2019 the Legal 500 directory ranked Jack as a ‘leading junior’ in fraud – crime (including money laundering and asset forfeiture).

He regularly defends in high-profile multi-defendant frauds and conspiracies and frequently acts for and against local authorities. He regularly appears in the Court of Appeal.

He is SFO Panel B counsel (prosecution counsel panel and proceeds of crime panel), a Grade 3 CPS panel advocate and a Grade 3 advocate on both the CPS Proceeds of Crime and Fraud panels.

Jack is also a member of the ‘Rape List’ panel of advocates. In 2019 he was appointed to list B of Specialist Regulatory Advocates in Health and Safety and Environmental Law.

In 2016, Jack completed a twelve-month secondment to HSBC, assisting with the FCA Review of mis-sold interest-rate hedging products and the assessment of consequential loss claims by HSBC customers. He undertook a four-month secondment to the Asset Forfeiture Division of RCPO in 2006/7 as contract counsel responsible for restraint and confiscation proceedings in numerous multi-handed, multi-million pound trafficking, importation and fraud cases.

He has represented clients before the GMC, Parole Board, the First Tier Tribunal and has undertaken Coroner’s inquest work. He is qualified to receive instruction direct from members of the public and frequently provides prosecuting bodies with pre-charge advice.



South Eastern Circuit
Criminal Bar Association
Fraud Lawyers Association
Association of Regulatory and Disciplinary Lawyers
Proceeds of Crime Lawyers Association
Classics for All


Diplock Scholar of the Middle Temple
Scholar of Bristol University
Winner of the Arnaldo Momigliano Award for Excellence in Classics and Ancient History at the University of Bristol

Lawyer Rankings

London Bar > Fraud: crime

(Leading Juniors) Ranked: Tier 4

Jack TalbotDrystone ChambersA hardworking junior who is great with clients.