Nigel. R. Edwards QC

  • Year of Silk 2019
  • Year of Call 1995


Nigel has a reputation both nationally and internationally for his no nonsense hard fighting but fair and courteous approach to all he does and with all he meets. He is meticulous in his preparation and highly regarded for his attention to detail.

Nigel specialises in complex Corporate and White collar Fraud; Serious Organised Crime; Murder; Terrorism; International Law and Regulatory matters. He has particular expertise in matters of high value confiscation, restraint and forfeiture.

Nigel is Head of Chambers International Law Group, and is presently advising the family and leading the legal team representing Anoosheh Ashoori, a British dual national presently detained in Iran. Nigel takes instructions and advises on all areas of international law.

Professional Endorsements

"Well known for defending in the most complex fraud cases"

"He has extensive experience in serious fraud cases"

'He is a consumatly persuasive advocate, who builds a rapport with clients, judges  and witnesses.'

"He has a great tactical brain"

"Gets to grips with complex fraud cases quickly and easily"

"A great deal of experience in large complex fraud work"