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Firm provides criminal and extradition advice to Yemeni businessman in relation to UK murder investigation

Peters & Peters advise a Yemeni businessman on allegations that his son was responsible for the murder of a Norwegian student. The case involved potential extradition issues, as the suspect is now resident overseas, and required the firm to exploit both legal and diplomatic channels to obtain a resolution.

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Charlotte Tregunna

Senior Associate

+44 (0)20 7822 7729

Charlotte has extensive experience in all practice areas within the business crime department, including criminal fraud; bribery, corruption and money laundering offences; private prosecutions; compliance and sanctions work; extradition and INTERPOL matters; and contentious financial services litigation.

Jasvinder Nakhwal

Partner

+44 (0)20 7822 7753

Jasvinder has over 20 years’ experience acting for high profile individuals and companies facing complex cross-border criminal and regulatory investigations. She is particularly skilled in dealing with cases involving individual/corporate rights and has a long track record of defending successfully in extradition, INTERPOL and asset seizure matters. Described as “A superb lawyer and meticulous in her preparation…an understated star” (Legal 500 2021), she is the 2020 winner of Legal 500’s Individual of the Year for Crime, Fraud and Licensing.   

Michael O’Kane

Senior Partner

+44 (0)20 7822 7755

The go-to lawyer for clients accused of white-collar crime and recognised as one of the world's top investigative lawyers, Michael heads the business crime team and is author of the textbook, The Law of Criminal Cartels.