Kingsley Napley LLP

Crime: Extradition Department

London (Firms)
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What the team is known for Renowned for its first-class handling of extradition proceedings within and outside the EU. Particularly active in cases involving Russia, Eastern European jurisdictions and the USA. Acts on highly complex matters, including those involving organised crime and Interpol Red Notices. Draws on the firm's acknowledged strengths in financial and general crime, immigration and POCA proceedings to advise clients fully on their liability under international extradition laws.

Strengths One source says: "They are very good at ensuring their clients get the best service while also being very realistic with them and managing what they can expect."

"The team acts with finesse and finds every angle on a case," says one interviewee.

Notable practitioners

Katherine Tyler
is a senior associate and qualified barrister with considerable expertise in complex extradition matters. She regularly defends clients facing extradition in relation to complex frauds and murder cases, with additional experience in handling Interpol Red Notices.
"She has a breadth of experience as an advocate and very good subject matter knowledge."

Rebecca Niblock
is an acknowledged extradition expert with extensive experience in the field. She represents clients in complex proceedings relating to all manner of serious and corporate crime as well as political corruption and war crimes.
"She has the ability to focus on strategic issues in complex cases with lots of facets as well as the ability to communicate with and coordinate people in order to move a case forward." "A fantastic partner who has great strategic oversight on a case."