Jonathan Kinnear QC

Jonathan Kinnear QC

"One of the brightest silks around ' he's very strong in court and has real charisma."

Chambers UK 2016
Year of call: 1994 (Northern Ireland 1996) QC: 2012
For enquiries please call: 020 7353 5324 or email vcard cv save

Jonathan Kinnear QC specialises in matters of real financial complexity often operating in the margins where the criminal and civil law meet. He has a multi-jurisdictional practice, regularly appearing in both the Criminal and Civil Divisions of the Court of Appeal, the Crown Court, the High Court and a range of Tribunal jurisdictions, in particular in respect of tax matters.

He has been instructed in a number of the most serious and complex fraud cases over the last 15 years and is regularly instructed to provide strategic advice in advance of charge or prosecution.

He is regularly instructed in large-scale review work, leading large teams of investigators, solicitors and counsel.

He has extensive experience in prosecuting and defending in the full spectrum of serious crime, including murder and major drugs conspiracies.

He also acts as a special advocate dealing with cases relating to national security and has particular expertise in relation to disclosure issues.

“One of the brightest silks around – he’s very strong in court and has real charisma.” and “Highly recommended for his expertise in a wide array of white-collar crime cases including those relating to money laundering, revenue fraud and accountancy fraud. Regularly instructed to both prosecute and defend major clients in high-profile cases”.

Chambers & Partners 2016

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