YEAR OF CALL 2006
Rupert is a polished and sought-after barrister routinely instructed in the defence and prosecution of complex and lengthy cases involving fraud, in particular in ‘white collar’ financial crime. He appears as leading counsel, and as led junior or junior alone. He is a grade 3 member of the CPS Specialist Fraud Division panel, and is public access qualified. Rupert has advisory and advocacy experience in:
- Money laundering
- Investment fraud
- Banking fraud
- Tax fraud
- Mandate fraud
- Immigration fraud
- Duty evasion fraud
Rupert also receives regular instruction in serious organised criminality, and is a grade 3 member of the CPS International Justice and Organised Crime panel. He has significant experience in the prosecution of large-scale multi-handed cases, including for offences of drugs supply, firearms possession, armed robbery and child trafficking. He also has considerable expertise in offences stemming from gang activity, including in prosecutions for murder.
Rupert further receives instruction in licensing cases and in the private defence of road traffic offences, and has experience in international advisory work.
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