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Chambers & Partners UK Bar Directory 2017 rankings

Jonathan Fisher is ranked as a recognised silk with a strong expertise in the following areas by Chambers & Partners UK Bar Directory for 2017 - Financial Crime, Financial Services, Proceeds of Crime, and Tax.

Jonathan is ranked in the first band for Financial Crime with one person describing him as, “User- friendly, easy to work with, and a great team player. He wins plaudits for his technical knowledge and persistence when tackling high value accounting fraud and bribery cases”

Another quote stated Jonathan, "Exhibits a rare depth of knowledge and expertise in relation to money laundering matters, and his advice is both insightful and highly practical"

Jonathan is also ranked in the first band for POCA and Asset Forfeiture with one person quoted to say, "He's always very responsive, and he understands our business - he's a leader in this field but he is also down to earth and understands commercial concerns as well as the law"

In the review for Financial Services, Jonathan is described as being, Particularly valued for his advice on the criminal aspects of financial services, often providing support on matters of money laundering and economic sanctions. His strong enforcement credentials mean that he is often seen advising on multi-jurisdictional market abuse cases”

You can view Jonathan’s rankings on the Chambers & Partners website here and you can view all of Jonathan’s recommendations here.

Last year, Chambers & Partners Directory described Jonathan as being "A very effective advocate, both in terms of oral submission and written advice. Has the ability to distil the relevant points and focus on what matters. In a game of chess, he would be five steps ahead"

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