Up until February 2003, partner and head of litigation and investigations in Dechert’s London office. Along with his partners and team, he set up Byrne and Partners as a specialised litigation and regulatory practice. He handles all aspects of investigations work and represents companies and individuals in national and international fraud cases and regulatory investigations, including those brought by the SFO, DTI, CPS, Inland Revenue and Customs & Excise. He maintains a specialism and is well recognised in the field of HMRC investigations.
BA Law (First Class Honours); Maxwell Law Prize; Kings College, London (LLM). Trained Norton Rose; qualified 1978; Norton Rose; Clifford Turner; Titmuss Sainer Dechert; partner Dechert; co-founding partner Byrne and Partners 2003.