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Financial Crime: High Net Worth Individuals

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Mishcon de Reya is "a full-service firm with a specialist white-collar crime department." The team provides advice to high net worth clients in relation to cross-border financial crime cases.

"Mishcon are a slick, efficient machine - they have an edge because they're a firm with lots of different practice areas," states an interviewee, before continuing: "There isn't anything they couldn't achieve in two seconds flat." Another interviewee reports: "I really rate them. They go above and beyond for their clients. I think they have a nice breadth of experience in financial crime matters."

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Johanna Walsh regularly acts for high net worth individuals on financial crime matters, with particular expertise handling Unexplained Wealth Orders. "Jo Walsh is excellent - she's really, really good," says a source. Another interviewee remarks: "I would recommend her incredibly highly. She is firm, robust and no-nonsense, and her attention to detail is phenomenal."

Matthew Ewens has considerable experience representing high net worth clients in cases of alleged bribery, corruption and fraud. He was promoted to legal director at Mishcon in 2021. A commentator observes: "He is fantastic. He is really knowledgeable, personable and hot on the detail. He is someone I would recommend. He's a delight to work with." Another says: "He's clever, efficient and responsive. You can always rely on him, I would happily recommend him. I am very impressed with him. He's going to be a star."

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Financial Crime: High Net Worth Individuals


Johanna Walsh
Band 4
Matthew Ewens
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