Carl is a partner in the white collar defence and investigations team.
Carl has over 20 years' experience of investigations, regulatory and criminal matters, acting for both individuals and corporates. He routinely deals with a myriad of issues for senior executives, managers and other UK professionals. He is frequently involved in cross-border issues and works closely with colleagues in the US and Asia to resolve complex matters. Carl also has a wealth of experience dealing with financial crime and misconduct, representing regulated entities and individuals. Carl has a reputation for robustly representing his clients' interests and has managed proceedings and investigations involving bodies such as the Financial Conduct Authority, Prudential Regulation Authority, Serious Fraud Office and UK tax authority and the National Crime Agency. His practice also extends to crisis management, internal investigations, public inquiries, defence side representation, extradition cases and politically sensitive global sanctions cases.
Ranked for financial crime: HNW individuals
Me in a minute
Away from work I can’t read crime novels or watch crime programmes as I always find myself too keen to solve the mystery long before the end, as well as pointing out the obvious flaws, to others dismay.
Being the subject of an investigation can be overwhelming and being able to help clients in these difficult situations, reminding them that there is much they can do to defend themselves and robustly representing their interests is the main reason I entered the law.
These days I also enjoy helping clients navigate through the ever increasing regulatory and criminal framework that now impacts upon business and individuals alike.
Away from work I can't read crime novels or watch crime programmes as I always find myself too keen to solve the mystery long before the end, as well as pointing out the obvious flaws, to others dismay.