John specialises in acting for individuals under investigation for financial crime. He represented a Barclay’s trader in the recent LIBOR trial; a trader in the $200m fraud on Russian bank, Otkritie, and the first defendant in a £160m SFO fraud on banks by an asset finance company.
Current instructions include the SFO investigations into EURIBOR, Tesco, Serco, The Balli Group and FH Bertling, and the FCA prosecution of a former UBS compliance officer for insider dealing.
John joined IBB after 12 years in Irwin Mitchell’s London office. He has addressed conferences in London, Taormina, San Francisco and Hong Kong.
John is a member of: The Fraud Lawyers Association (FLA), The Proceeds of Crime Lawyers Association (POCLA), The European Criminal Bar Association (ECBA) and The London Courts Criminal Solicitors Association (LCCSA).