Court of Appeal’s latest judgment on private prosecutions and confiscation - R (Virgin Media Ltd) v Zinga [2014] EWCA Crim 52

Press Releases   •   Feb 28, 2014 12:20 GMT

In this month’s newsletter, Director Kate McMahon and Senior Associate, David Jugnarian, examine the Court of Appeal’s latest judgment on private prosecutions and confiscation. In essence, the judgment allows for private prosecutors to utilise the draconian Proceeds of Crime Act 2002 which was enacted to strip criminals of their ill-gotten gains.


Homes Under The Hammer

Blog posts   •   Dec 16, 2013 17:20 GMT

Housing fraud has been an endemic problem in the UK for a number of years. With house prices on the rise again and the cost of renting increasing, fraud in the rental sector is likely to be a growth area, particularly as people struggle to meet increasing financial burdens


Kate McMahon’s recent article, “Private Prosecutions: A little known route for those who have been victims of fraud”, features in the October 2013 'Harbour View', Harbour Litigation’s monthly newsletter.

Blog posts   •   Nov 06, 2013 10:48 GMT

Kate McMahon is the first outsider contributor for ‘Harbour View’, a new feature spot in which leading independent professionals will contribute articles about matters of interest. Kate McMahon, partner at law firm Edmond Marshall McMahon which specialises in private prosecutions, explains the advantages of private prosecutions for victims of fraud.


Tamlyn Edmonds explains the best use of private prosecutions in October's Spectrum Newsletter

Blog posts   •   Nov 01, 2013 11:44 GMT


Edmonds Marshall McMahon are recommended as a leading law firm in Legal500, 2013 for White Collar Crime, Fraud and licensing

News   •   Sep 25, 2013 17:04 BST

"At Edmonds, Marshall, McMahon, Andrew Marshall is ‘extremely capable’; Kate McMahon is ‘highly commercial’; and Tamlyn Edmonds ‘quickly gets to the nub of the issue’."


The High Court of Ireland Endorses the Valuable Right of Private Prosecution

Blog posts   •   Sep 10, 2013 19:14 BST

In the recent case of Kelly & Anor v. District Court Judge Ryan [2013]IEHC 321, the High Court of Ireland confirmed the right of individuals to bring private prosecutions. The Court permitted a private prosecution to continue against bank officials.


Kate McMahon, of Edmonds Marshall McMahon, appears on BBC News, speaking on the regulation of Private Investigators

Press Releases   •   Aug 01, 2013 11:12 BST


The Sentencing Council has today announced proposals for new sentencing guidelines for those convicted of fraud, money laundering and bribery

News   •   Jun 27, 2013 13:03 BST

Draft Sentencing Guidelines produced today aim to provide clear sentencing guidelines for people convicted of fraud, money laundering and bribery.


Prosecutions to the people

Press Releases   •   Jun 18, 2013 19:11 BST

Private criminal prosecution of offenders is an often overlooked instrument within a company’s counter-fraud enforcement strategy, says Kate McMahon of Edmonds Marshall McMahon


1-5yr PQE Lawyer to Assist Boutique Private Prosecution Practice

Press Releases   •   Jun 05, 2013 19:12 BST

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