Philip Hackett QC


Philip Hackett is regularly instructed at the earliest stage when an investigation becomes a possibility, advising on steps to ensure a favourable outcome together with the preservation of confidentiality and LPP. He also advises at the earliest point on civil remedies in fraud cases including alternative dispute resolution. He has considerable experience in all related areas such as freezing and restraint orders, asset tracing and mutual legal assistance and other issues in multi-jurisdictional cases.

Since defending the captain of the Herald of Free Enterprise, Philip Hackett has specialized in numerous manslaughter, environmental and health and safety cases. He has particular experience in the construction and road haulage industries and in duties under the Construction (Design and Management) Regulations.

Phillip’s experience and expertise in commercial, banking and auditing law leads to him being instructed on behalf of CEOs or Finance Directors. He has acted in respect of many of the leading fraud cases including;


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