Instructed by individuals and corporations to provide expert advice in some of the most complex criminal and regulatory investigations conducted nationwide in recent years, Ian has experience of defending clients facing allegations of corruption, fraud, false accounting and large-scale money laundering enquiries.
Ian has built up a reputation for providing practical and clear advice to individuals and businesses being investigated by regulatory bodies, including the General Medical Council, Trading Standards, the Financial Conduct Authority, the Food Standards Agency and the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants. Appearing regularly before the Medical Practitioners Tribunal, professional disciplinary panels and the Magistrates’ Court, Ian is a confident and assertive advocate.
As an accredited Police Station Representative with many years experience, Ian has an intimate knowledge of the Police and Criminal Evidence Act and will assist and provide expert advice to any client being interviewed under caution by the police or a regulatory body.
Ian takes a forensic approach to his clients’ cases, ensuring that all potential avenues are explored in detail and, where appropriate, expert witnesses are instructed to assist the client.
A selection of highly skilled industry contacts are available to Ian, including forensic accountants, Queen’s Counsel and medical experts.