Ben Brocklehurst is a vastly experienced Lawyer with particular expertise in defending high value white collar crime and related Restraint/Confiscation proceedings.
A defendant in the first criminal insider-dealing prosecution brought by the FCA
The defendant in a multi-jurisdictional £100m Confiscation and, latterly, Receivership proceedings brought by HMRC
A defendant in an international multi-million money-laundering prosecution brought by the CPS
A defendant in an international bribery and corruption prosecution brought by the SFO
A defendant in the largest, at the time, market abuse prosecution brought by the FCA
A defendant in a Film Tax Credit fraud prosecution brought by HMRC
An individual in relation to an FCA investigation into LIBOR manipulation
Ben qualified as a Fellow of the Institute of Legal Executives in 2005 having previously practiced as a Supervising Paralegal at Linklaters LLP from 1992 until he joined Titmuss Sainer Dechert (now Dechert LLP) as Head Paralegal in 1997. During this period Ben obtained extensive practical experience in numerous areas of civil and criminal law. Ben was a founding member of Byrne and Partners LLP when it was formed in 2003.