Kevin Dent QC > Chambers of David Josse QC > London, England > Lawyer Profile

Chambers of David Josse QC
5 St Andrews Hill
LONDON
EC4V 5BZ
England
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Work Department

Kevin practises in business crime, crime, asset recovery, civil fraud & confiscation and professional discipline & regulatory law.

Position

Kevin Dent has built up a wealth of experience over 20 years in fraud and serious crime and is often instructed as leading counsel. The core of Kevin’s practice is fraud, revenue evasion, money laundering, and healthcare frauds.  Kevin is often instructed in multi-million-pound fraud cases involving large volumes of complex material calling upon Kevin’s keen eye for detail.

In addition to criminal fraud, Kevin is also instructed in civil VAT Tribunal cases concerning MTIC evasion of VAT.

Kevin has an established practice within the field of professional regulation and discipline, with a particular emphasis on cases involving probity concerns and fraud. In these Kevin draws upon considerable experience in acting in criminal cases concerning medical professionals. 

Kevin is a committed advocate who relishes complex and tough cases and those where cross-examination may be critical to the outcome.

Kevin accepts Direct Public Access instructions.

Career

Kevin was called to the Bar in 1991.

Appointed to the ‘A’ Panel of Serious Fraud Office (SFO) advocates.
Level 4 advocate on the Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) Unified Prosecution List.
Level 4 advocate on the CPS specialist Central Fraud Group Panel.
Level 4 advocate on the CPS specialist Counter-Terrorism panel.
Level 4 advocate on the CPS serious crime group panel.
Kevin is experienced in all aspects of asset recovery and is a Level 4 advocate on the specialist Proceeds of Crime Panel.
Appointed to Band ‘C’ (10 years call and above) on the General Dental Council’s (GDC) panel of advocates.

Memberships

  • Fraud Lawyers Association.
  • Association of Regulatory & Disciplinary Lawyers’.

Lawyer Rankings

London Bar > Fraud: crime

(2019 Silks) Ranked: Tier 1

Kevin Dent QC5 St Andrews HillHis attention to detail and brilliant presentation skills are legendary. His trademark is his ability to simplify very complex law and facts cases such that the Jury are able to grasp the real issues and remain engaged all through out the several weeks of trial. Kevin has well developed legal instincts and ability to work collaboratively with different partners.