Corker Binning Partners Peter Binning and David Corker have again been recognised as two of the top five (first and fourth, respectively) ‘Global Elite Thought Leaders’ for Individual Defence in the UK, in Who’s Who Legal: Business Crime Defence 2018.
Corker Binning is highlighted as a “standout criminal defence firm”, with four individuals recognised:
Peter Binning is “a phenomenal lawyer” who peers consider “the best” when it comes to highly complex and high-profile regulatory and fraud-related litigation.
David Corker stands out as “a superb and very academic lawyer” who is “a key name” in the market. One source notes, “He is very highly specialised in business crime work.”
Jessica Parker is recognised as “a top name” in the field who enjoys “a very high profile in the market”. She is “absolutely great” when it comes to handling fraud, corporate crime and investigations.
Andrew Smith impresses peers who praise him as “astonishingly good” and note, “He should absolutely be included in the list.” He is frequently engaged in high-profile SFO and FCA investigations and is regarded by sources as “a definite thought leader of the future.”
See the full Who’s Who Legal Business Crime Defence 2018: Analysis here.