Tim Godfrey > Red Lion Chambers > London, England > Lawyer Profile
Red Lion Chambers Offices
Red Lion Chambers
18 RED LION COURT
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Tim has a busy criminal practice both prosecuting and defending. He is a specialist in financial crime as well as serious and organised crime cases and regulatory work.
As grade 4 counsel, Tim prosecutes serious and complex cases for the CPS, frequently as a leading junior. His experience encompasses cases brought by HMRC, the HSE, BIS (now BEIS) and The Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency as well as serious violent crime.
Tim is instructed in defence work around the country and has considerable experience of defending in matters including fraud, money laundering and large-scale drugs trials.
Tim has expertise in dealing with stand-alone applications relating to cash and asset forfeiture, confiscation and preventative orders such as sexual harm prevention orders. He advises the police and prosecution agencies in the sensitive areas of search warrants and legal professional privilege, e.g. for the LIBOR investigation, the Grenfell Tower Fire investigation and relating to terrorism suspects and mutual legal assistance.
Year of call: 1997, Middle Temple
– CPS specialist panels for Fraud, Organised Crime and Counter-terrorism (grade 4)
– CPS grade 4 panel for general crime
– SFO panel A counsel: prosecutions
– SFO panel A counsel: proceeds of crime
– Deputy District Judge
Criminal Bar Association; South Eastern Circuit; Association of Regulatory & Disciplinary Lawyers
LL.B (Hons) Sheffield