Profile submitted by Raymond Shaw
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Raymond heads up our private client department and his practice encompasses serious crime of all types. Raymond has particular experience in advising and defending fraud and related financial offences. His experience extends to the SFO and CPS specialist fraud units as well as advising in FCA and CMA matters. Raymond acts as a supervisor for Very High Cost Case legal aid work (the very largest legal aid cases). Raymond became a Certified Fraud Examiner (with the ACFE) in 2015 adding to his practice a unique insight and understanding of how investigative and prosecutorial agencies approach their work. Raymond brings the same meticulous commitment to every client, no matter the nature of the charges they face. His personable manner puts clients and witnesses at ease allowing him to get to the root of matters quickly. He has the judgment to identify the key points in a case and the communication skills to explain often complex issues in a manner that allows clients to make informed choices. Raymond is a former President of the London Criminal Courts Solicitors Association and has represented defence solicitors in negotiations and meetings with Government, the senior Judiciary, the leadership of the CPS and the Bar.