Tyrone Belger > Chambers of Jonathan Laidlaw QC > London, England > Lawyer Profile

Chambers of Jonathan Laidlaw QC
2 Hare Court
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Tyrone has been a specialist crime and fraud practitioner for most of his career, with a well-known reputation for excellent legal and tactical judgement in a wide range of difficult and sensitive criminal cases. His skill and good humour in winning the confidence of the client is exceptional and regularly remarked upon by solicitors. He is above all versatile, sensible and reliable. Tyrone advises and acts as junior, leading and led junior in all serious crime but principally in large scale HMRC tax and VAT frauds, drug trafficking and money laundering. He has also regularly prosecuted multi-handed serious fraud, drug and confiscation cases. He is very comfortable with paper heavy cases involving multiexpert/factual/legal issues and is expert at making them jury-friendly. In court his understanding, then cross-examination and explanation of complex forensic /expert evidence is also a major strength: eg in mobile cell-site analysis, contamination issues and DNA. He is a member of the 2 Hare Court criminal defence, fraud, and health and safety teams. He is approved as a CPS Grade 3 advocate.


Called 1984; Inner Temple; South Eastern Circuit.