David (Harry) Hewitt > Chambers of David Josse KC > London, England > Lawyer Profile

Chambers of David Josse KC
5 St Andrews Hill
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Work Department

Harry practises in crime, business crime, asset forfeiture, civil fraud & confiscation and professional discipline & regulatory.


Harry specialises in prosecuting and defending heavyweight financial crime cases.  Harry has an eye for detail and in particular in being able to analyse complex accounting material.  Harry is able to make a jury, judge or tribunal understand complex financial and accounting cases with ease, and it is something he is renowned for at the Bar.

Harry is a criminal practitioner who has particular expertise in financial crime.  Harry is often instructed in large and complex frauds, which invariably involve Harry’s skill in technical confiscation and asset recovery proceedings.  Harry is a specialist in relation to financial and business crime.

Harry accepts Direct Public Access instructions.


Harry was called to the Bar in 1991.
Appointed as a Grade 4 Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) Advocate.
Appointed to the Attorney General’s list of Special Advocates.

As a Special Advocate Harry is develop vetted and thus able to view the most sensitive material up to and including top-secret.


  • Middle Temple.
  • Criminal Bar Association.
  • South Eastern Circuit.
  • Proceeds of Crime Lawyers’ Association.