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6th Oct 2019News

Alison Levitt QC is announced as Visiting Professor to Goldsmiths

Alison Levitt QC is announced as Visiting Professor to Goldsmiths, University of London’s Law Faculty.  Alison’s expertise will be leading Goldsmiths in the criminal justice and legal profession that feeds into the University’s public engagement work on criminal justice and the LLB Law with Criminal Justice and Human Rights programme, further strengthening Goldsmiths’ distinctive provision […]

5th Sep 2019News

£7.3m Money Laundering Confiscation Order for Former Goldman Sachs Trader

On 2nd September 2019, following a contested Proceeds of Crime Act hearing, Southwark Crown Court made a confiscation order requiring Ellias Preko to pay £7,324,268.41 within 3 months, with a term of 10 years imprisonment to be served in default. Mr Preko was convicted in 2013 of money laundering offences arising from his involvement with […]

5th Sep 2019News

Leon Kazakos Shortlisted for Crime Junior of the Year in the Chambers UK Bar Awards

Chambers is delighted to announce that Leon Kazakos has been shortlisted for Crime Junior of the Year in the 2019 Chambers UK Bar Awards. The winners will be announced at the Chambers UK Bar Awards on 31st October 2019. Leon’s criminal practice is exclusively defence based and is focused on most forms of business crime, […]

13th Aug 2019News

Nneka Akudolu Secures Conviction of Accountant and Former Maths Tutor for Serious Sexual Assaults Against Former Students Spanning Period of 23 Years

Nneka Akudolu has secured the conviction of an accountant and former maths tutor for serious sexual assaults against two of his former students spanning a period of 23 years. The defendant had been tried and acquitted for offences of indecent assault against one of his 7 year old students in 1996. During the present trial the […]

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