Richard Furlong

year of call :

1994

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Mixed criminal and civil practice. A particular interest in fraud, corruption and money laundering.

Recommended as a leader in criminal fraud in Chambers and Partners and the Legal 500:

"sound advice with a practical approach and impressive grasp of complex financial issues"

"his past experience as an investment analyst stands him in good stead in the fraud arena"

"He's very strong internationally, is very clever and is one of those barristers who doesn't seem to sleep".

"very knowledgeable and impressive".

"A man very much with his wits about him".

“A succinct advocate who bring his previous experience to the table”.

Articles & Publications

Co-author with Paul Hynes QC & Nathaniel Rudolf of International Money Laundering and Terrorist Financing – a UK Perspective, published by Sweet & Maxwell.

Co-author with Joanne Kane of Bribery Act materials for (subscription based) LexisPSL website. Link here: https://www.lexisnexis.com/uk/lexispsl/signOn.faces

Professional Memberships: CBA, Fraud Lawyers Association, Commercial Fraud Lawyers Association, Financial Services Lawyers Assocation, South Eastern circuit.

Languages: Fluent French. Conversational German.

MA (Cantab)
Credit Lyonnais Securities – Investment analyst, financial services sector (1986 – 1992)

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