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Jonathan Fisher QC quoted in special fraud report in The Times

Jonathan Fisher QC has been quoted in a recent Raconteur piece which is out in The Times newspaper today, entitled ‘Getting into the mind of a fraudster.’

Recent statistics reveal that two-thirds of corporate fraud is solely for personal gain and greed.

Jonathan Fisher QC was quoted in the article analysing the demographic overview of fraud and, specifically, who is most likely to commit such a crime. Jonathan pointed to the works of US sociologists and concluded that gender plays a significant part in the results. Jonathan stated that “based on a review of 83 corporate frauds involving 436 defendants, that the ‘majority of corporate offenders were male’ with less than one in ten being female.”

Read the full article in Raconteur here.

Founded by Jonathan Fisher QC, one of the UK's leading barristers in white collar crime cases, Bright Line Law is a barrister law firm providing expert specialist advisory, advocacy, litigation, policy, and strategic services. Bright Line Law is authorised by the Bar Standards Board.

Jonathan is ranked as a leading barrister in Band 1 for Financial Crime and Proceeds of Crime cases by the internationally recognised law directory, Chambers & Partners UK. He is also ranked in the legal directories as a leading barrister for financial services, fraud, and tax cases.

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