Harry Bentley

Harry Bentley

"He impresses quickly with his obvious ability and is a delight to work with"

Legal 500 2017
Year of call: 2007
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Business Crime & Financial Services

One of Harry’s main practice areas over the years has been serious fraud. He has experience in complex confiscation proceedings in both negotiated settlements and contested hearings.

R v A

Acted for a prison officer whose childhood sexual abuser was transferred to the prison where she worked causing post traumatic stress disorder and an acute psychotic episode leading to allegations of assault. Successfully raised the defence of ‘M’Naghten’ insanity followed by the judge immediately imposing an absolute discharge disposal.

R v H

 Acted as sole counsel in a multi-handed conspiracy to defraud investors in a fraudulent carbon credit scheme worth over £1.7 million.

R v P

 Led by David Whittaker in an FCA prosecution of a multi-handed conspiracy to defraud investors in a multi-million pound fraudulent land banking scheme.

R v N

 Acted as sole counsel in a multi-million pound multi-handed conspiracy to defraud HMRC through the Construction Industry Scheme.

R v W

 Led by David Whittaker in a fraudulent bio-fuel investment scheme involving Jatropha plantations in Cambodia worth £23m.

R v M

 Led by David Whittaker in a multi-million pound MTIC fraud.

R v Y

 Led by David Whittaker in a multi-handed conspiracy to defraud a Christian philanthropist businessman and a German Church of over £15 million.

R v C

Led by Samatha Cohen in a multi-handed conspiracy to defraud investors in a fraudulent en primeur wine investment scheme worth over £1m.

 

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