Zubair Ahmad QC is widely recognised as a leading advocate in serious and complex crime and fraud. He represents professional clients in high profile and heavyweight criminal matters both at the investigation stage and at trial.
Zubair advises in cases involving professionals who are facing criminal and disciplinary proceedings arising in connection with their work such as fraud, corruption, serious professional misconduct and negligence. In cases involving a fatality he will also act in the Inquest proceedings.
A significant part of his work involves handling sensitive and controversial matters in the field of national security. He acts in high profile civil damages claims and judicial review proceedings in the High Court against the intelligence services and other Government departments.
Zubair accepts Direct Access instructions.
What others say:
“He grasps the complexity and details of a case thoroughly and easily. He’s an astute tactician and possesses all the skills you require in a barrister. He tirelessly pursues the best interest of your client.” – Chambers UK 2020
“He goes in to court knowing the papers inside out and backwards.” – Legal 500 2020
“Unbelievably able, immensely knowledgeable and with very sound judgement too.” – Legal 500 2017