Serious Crime Complex Fraud Professional Discipline Regulation and Compliance Civil Recovery and Asset Forfeiture Alternative Dispute Resolution.
Chartered Institute of Arbitrators Accredited Civil & Commercial Mediator Registered Lawyer under The FA Football Agents Regulations Registered Practitioner with Dubai International Finance Centre (DIFC) The Honourable Society of the Middle Temple Midland Circuit Junior (October 2011-October 2012) Criminal Bar Association.
Ashraf has a national defence practice which includes a case load of some of the biggest and most complex criminal/fraud cases seen in recent times. His extensive experience of high profile litigation in this area covers a wide spectrum of cases; including homicide, firearms, serious sexual offences, large scale organised crime involving price fixing, corruption, cartel, trafficking, money laundering and high value serious fraud. He is often instructed at the earliest stages of major investigations so clients have the benefit of his advice and assistance during what is often a critical stage in a criminal inquiry. International crime and regulatory law are also a key part of Ashraf’s practice. He is appointed to the defence panel at the International Criminal Court (ICC), a registered lawyer with the Football Association and approved to conduct cases at the Dubai International Finance Centre (DIFC), where he advises and represents corporate bodies and individuals in relation to regulatory breaches or complex commercial disputes. Ashraf also offers a high-quality, relevant and sensitive mediation service. He has a wealth of litigation experience and is able to deal with the most complex legal and factual issues in the context of a Mediation. Members of the Public and Businesses can now instruct Ashraf directly under the Bar Council’s Direct Access Scheme to provide advice, assistance and representation in a wide range of Criminal and Civil matters. Please contact Chambers and speak directly with John Grimmer or Paul Rodgers for further enquiries.