Profile submitted by Joel Smith
Practice areas: Crime and Extradition. A regular practitioner in the field of extradition, representing both individuals and foreign governments in a number of high profile cases including proceedings against individuals accused of murder, terrorism, war crimes and large-scale fraud. Recent cases include defending in the extradition proceedings concerning the “Flash crash” trading case. General crime practice includes murder, organised crime and serious fraud, as well as appearances in the Court of Appeal and High Court, and judicial review proceedings. Appointed as a Treasury Counsel monitoree in 2015.
Criminal Bar Association, Extradition Lawyers' Association.