*Hugo Daniel Lodge

Call 1998

*Hugo Daniel Lodge

Practice Overview

  • 1998 Call – Gray’s Inn.
  • Experience of serious criminal cases in Cardiff, Swansea, Bristol, Southwark and Old Bailey. Currently instructed to appear before Court of Appeal (Criminal Division)
  • Financial crime experience includes prosecuting Company Director on behalf of Department of Business for breach of disqualification, following international fine wine fraud. Appeared in £multi-million 'visa factory' case, including POCA re-determination
  • General criminal practice has included murder, manslaughter, corruption in public office, rape and serious historical abuse cases
  • High Court challenges to police warrants, bail to return and extradition
  • Grade 3 CPS prosecutor, RASSO list, former Treasury Counsel's pupil. Accepted onto Serious Fraud Office, prosecution advocate 'B' panel
  • Regulatory appeals before Solicitors Disciplinary Tribunal and First Tier Education, Care Standards Tribunal. Also onward appeal to the High Court and Upper Tribunal (2018)
  • Published academic author with Oxford University Press, Blackstone’s Guide to the Terrorism Act 2006
  • Author of Law Society’s Guide to Criminal Finances Act 2017
  • Commissioned to write Blackstone's Guide to the Sanctions Bill 2018
  • Dual capacity barrister, employed by the Financial Conduct Authority

Notable and Reported cases

*Hugo Daniel Lodge