Adam Kane QC

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Criminal defence specialist in corporate and white-collar crime: Revenue & Customs offending, market-rigging, FSA and regulatory matters, investment offences, commercial and residential property fraud, Health & Safety offending, and Data Protection matters. His practise includes advisory and pre-action work, all aspects of asset protection, civil and criminal restraint, forfeiture and confiscation, and judicial review. 

Commended as a leading practitioner in criminal fraud in Chambers & Partners every year since 2010. The last edition described him as:

"An effective experience silk who has a rising market profile.  He handles matters involving suspected corruption, tax evasion and money laundering... “An accomplished advocate who is a regular in high-calibre fraud cases.”"

“He finds legal loopholes and arguments that nobody else would have thought of.” (2016)

“He is very good in court” (2015) and “stands out for his work as a criminal fraud junior. He is praised for his capacity for hard work, and his accessible manner with clients." (2014).

Listed in 2015 Legal 500 in Fraud: ‘Fast becoming a serious contender as a new QC.’

Other specialisations: homicide, complex organised crime notably drug trafficking and people-trafficking.

For a list of reported cases, please click here

Inn: Grays

Education: BA (Oxon), CPE

Professional bodies: Criminal Bar Association, Administrative Law Bar Association