Stephen Smith QC
Offers clients almost unparalleled expertise in civil fraud litigation and asset-freezing matters. His offshore practice incorporates work in the BVI, Cayman Islands, Bahamas and UK Crown Dependencies. He has substantial experience in cases involving breach of fiduciary duties, and is well versed in asset tracing and recovery procedures.
Strengths: "Stephen is a joy to work with. He produces fantastic work product, provides helpful feedback on material that's provided to him and is always level-headed."
Recent work: Advised the liquidators of Pioneer Freight Futures, a BVI company, in a claim against the company's former director and sole shareholder regarding loan repayments to a creditor within six months of the liquidation.