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Chambers of P Mendelle QC, G Carter-Stephenson QC & J Dein QC

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25 Bedford Row (Chambers of P Mendelle QC, G Carter-Stephenson QC & J Dein QC), Colin Wells, London, ENGLAND

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Colin Wells

Tel:
Work 02070671500
Email:
Web:
www.25bedfordrow.com
25 Bedford Row (Chambers of P Mendelle QC, G Carter-Stephenson QC & J Dein QC)

Position

Fraud (boiler room, Ponzi, internet, insurance, landbank) and regulatory defence work.

Advising and representing individuals and companies in Fraud, Money Laundering and Confiscation, criminal judicial review. Instructed as a specialist in criminal Abuse of Process. Costs appeals in criminal cases.

Publications: (1) ‘Abuse of Process:’ (3rd ed, Oxford Union Press 2017); (2) 'Fraud: a practitioners handbook' (Bloomsbury 2014).

Career

Called 1987; licensed advocate, Isle of Man 2002.

Reported criminal cases : SFO v O’Brien [2014] UKSC – Supreme Court – boiier room fraud, extradition and abuse of process

R v McMullen [2013] EWCA Crim 2357 - Court of Appeal - jury selection, protection and misconduct.


Reported costs cases: R v Motaung SCCO Ref: 179/15 - Litigator fee appeal, PPE claim for raw telephone data as used material deemed unused material and outside PPE.
R v Hunt [2016] 2 Costs LR 429 - Newton hearing definition 
R v Jagelo SCCO Ref: 96/15
R v Johnson, Nettleton  SCCO Ref 58/13, [2014] 2 Costs L.R. 387 - recoupment of Legal Aid.
Tuckers Solicitors v Lord Chancellor [2013] EWHC 3817 (QB) - transfer of Legal Aid

Member

Fraud Lawyers Association; European Criminal Bar Association; British Association of Sports Lawyers

Association of Regulatory and Disciplinary Lawyers.

Education

Warwick University Masters Industrial Relations Employment Law


London Bar

Fraud: crime

Within: Fraud: crime – Leading juniors

Colin Wells - 25 Bedford RowVery personable with clients, with a compendious knowledge of the case law.

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