Neil Gerrard is an experienced lawyer and former global co-leader at Dechert. He mainly specialized in professional crime revolving around the corporate world. Neil Gerrard handled regulatory investigations and prosecutions undertaken by the US, UK, and EU regulators.
Neil Gerrard´s outstanding career started when he studied law at Manchester Polytechnic and Chester College of Law (Bloomberg).
During his tenure at Dechert, he was a partner and global co-leader of legal affairs. Moreover, he offered advisory services on many significant and top investigations in the United Kingdom. In addition, Mr. Gerrard regularly advised non-UK companies on the UK and European regulatory requirements. He also has vast knowledge in executing warrant searches and interviews under cautious and compulsion statements. Previously, Neil Gerrard worked as a prosecutor for the Department of Trade and Industry and served as a Metropolitan Police officer in London.
Honors and Awards
Neil Gerrard was recognized among the top-level lawyers for corporate crime and investigations by the Chambers UK. In addition, the prestigious Legal 500 (UK) also listed the successful attorney as a leading individual in handling White Collar crimes, Corporate Crimes, Commercial Litigation, and Customs.
He was named one of the best legal practitioners by clients and peers and the International Who’s Who of Business Crime Defense lawyer.
Mr. Gerrard has achieved a lot, and he is celebrated as an accomplished lawyer in the corporate world. Moreover, his Tenure at Dechert has been termed as successful over the years.