Timothy Kendal > Chambers of Brian Altman QC & Jim Sturman QC > London, England > Lawyer Profile

Chambers of Brian Altman QC & Jim Sturman QC
2 Bedford Row


Senior barrister specialising in fraud , market abuse, regulatory/disciplinary tribunals and asset recovery. Fraud (Operations Stockade, Kiln, Novel – VAT carousel, diversion and missing trader frauds, R v Huggett – multi-million pound Inland Revenue fraud, Cheney Pensions fraud); financial services enforcement (investigations, enforcement proceedings and representation before the FSMA tribunal); confiscation (R v Price [2006] EWHC 2751 (Admin), R v Hackett [2007] EWCA crim 2368); money laundering, both advisory and litigation (Operation Antibody, R v Terry Adams & Ors); serious crime (Stephen Lawrence murder, Greenwich Dome robbery); R v Kenneth Noye (representing defendant on Appeal and in the European Court). For further information visit www.2bedfordrow.co.uk.


Called 1985; Gray’s Inn; Fellow of the Institute of Advanced Legal Studies.




Stockport Grammar School; University of Birmingham (LLB Hons).


Family, opera, food, Italy.

Lawyer Rankings

London Bar > Professional disciplinary and regulatory law

(Leading Juniors) Ranked: Tier 3

Timothy Kendal2 Bedford RowA tenacious and confident operator who finds a way to win.

2 Bedford Row is ‘a solid set with a good reputation‘. In recent instructions of note, Ian Stern QC represented a GP, who was accused of, among other matters, conducting the termination of a pregnancy at a facility not licensed for abortions – there was found to be no case to answer. Timothy Kendal is active in solicitors work, and a number of members of chambers are active in optical matters, primarily on the defence side.

London Bar > Business and regulatory crime (including global investigations)

(Leading Juniors) Ranked: Tier 3

Timothy Kendal2 Bedford RowHe has an incredible brain.

London Bar > Fraud: crime

(Leading Juniors) Ranked: Tier 1

Timothy Kendal2 Bedford RowA strategic and empathic barrister. Excellent preparation and a commanding presence in negotiations. Great client communication skills.