Speaker – Mr. Kyle Phillips


 

Mr. Kyle Phillips
Senior Associate
Fieldfisher LLP

 

Kyle Phillips is a senior associate specialising in corporate and financial crime advising companies and individuals in relation to a range of business crime related issues including fraud, bribery and corruption, and money laundering.

Kyle has particular expertise in representing companies and individuals investigated by UK and overseas enforcement agencies including Serious Fraud Office, the Crown Prosecution Service, the Financial Conduct Authority, the U.S. Department of Justice, Her Majesty’s Revenue and Customs, the National Crime Agency and the Information Commissioner’s Office. His cases are often complex and multi-jurisdictional.

Kyle is recognised as an associate to watch by Chambers and Partners 2019 and is described as being “respected for his work in fraud cases and other financial crime matters. Sources describe him as a “fantastic” and “very approachable, hands-on lawyer.”"

He has written many articles and frequently speaks at conferences for a range of corporate crime matters. He has a particular interest in new technology including distributed ledger technology and its implications on financial crime.

He recently represented Achim Kraemer in the SFO investigation concerning the manipulation of the EURIBOR. He was the only defendant to be acquitted following a high profile 4 month trial at Southwark Crown Court.

Fieldfisher are more than just a European law firm specialising in providing commercial solutions across industries and sectors. They have a particular focus on companies in highly regulated industries and those with intellectual property and technology-driven business models. With over 150 partners, over 220 other lawyers and around 350 support staff, they work with a wide range of international clients on a myriad of legal issues.