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Recent successful results and new instructions for Lewis Nedas Criminal and Fraud Defence solicitors

FraudinvestigationSuccesses

  1. Jeffrey Lewis, together with Ian Coupland, was instructed by a European company to defend a private fraud prosecution brought by Amazon in this country. Amazon were represented by a National UK law firm. After robust representations made by Jeffrey concerning some basic issues (i.e. jurisdiction), the prosecution was thankfully discontinued.

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DEC
22

More successful results for Lewis Nedas Criminal and Fraud defence lawyers

  1. super lawyer comicRichard Demczak successfully secured the acquittal of an individual who faced two charges of rape on indictment. The case was tried at Oxford Crown Court, and the superb John Carmichael, barrister, was the instructed advocate;

  2. Siobhain Egan has recently and successfully represented the following clients:

(a) An accountant whose trial for money laundering and POCA offence resulted in a Judge directed acquittal after successful legal submissions were made upon his behalf;

(b) A research scientist and management accountant (separate cases) both investigated for systematic fraud, one case was dropped completely and the other avoided a criminal prosecution as a result of strong legal submissions, put forward by Siobhain, together with a civil remedy;

(c) Another accountant who pleaded guilty to a  rarely used Charity Commission offence concerning the reckless preparation of charity accounts, he received a short custodial sentence which was suspended for 18 months. His advocate was the excellent Rishi Nathwani, barrister.

    

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DEC
22

New instructions for Lewis Nedas Regulatory lawyers

corp manslaughterJeffrey Lewis has recently been instructed in the following cases:

  1. By the family of the victim of a Corporate Manslaughter victim, in both the forthcoming Coroners Inquest and corporate investigation;

  2. By a Michelin starred restaurant facing prosecution for breaches of 'right to work' and immigration offences;

  3. By another well known London restaurant facing prosecution for repeated Health and Safety offences; 

  4. Another major private landlord facing a investigation and prosecution for HMO (houses in multiple occupation) offences.

  

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DEC
22

Sean Reilly asked by Talksport radio to comment

RadioSean, who is an avid Sports fan, discussed how the criminal justice system can affect Sports law and Sportsmen in particular, on radio at the invitation of Talksport.

  

 

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DEC
13

Seasons Greetings to our Valued Clients and Festive Opening Hours

Seasons greetings! As the holiday approaches we would like to take this opportunity to inform valued clients and potential new customers of our opening hours.

Christmas and New Year Opening Hours

Please note that our offices will close as of 3pm on 22nd December and will re-open at 9am on 2nd January. However, in the event of an emergency, we will be running a 24-hour response service over the holiday period. Please contact us either by telephone 02073872032 or use our online contact form and we will respond to you. We will respond to any non-urgent enquiries made over the holiday period from 2nd January.

We would like to wish all of our clients and colleagues a happy, healthy and safe holiday period.

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