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Mark Kelly

Senior Practice Manager
Andrew Trotter

Practice Group Clerks
Christopher Norman

Chief Executive and Director of Clerking
Tony McDaid

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Mark Kelly - Regulatory & Licensing

Mark successfully defended in the first case of market abuse brought by the FSA against Company Directors’ of a listed company in the Crown Court. [3 month trial- other defendants convicted]

In 2009 he also successfully defended a company director / paramedic charged with supplying class A drugs to a fellow paramedic who injected himself with them and died.

He has substantial experience in Professional Tribunals and associated appellate proceedings.


LLB [Bristol]; 
Dip Law [Belgium]; 
Certificat de lingue et civilization [degre superieur] from Universite de la Sorbonne, Paris, France


Criminal Bar Association
Bar European Group
European Lawyers Bar Association
POCLA (Proceeds of Crime Lawyers Association)


Chambers & Partners 2016 - Rated as Band 2
"He thinks about the minutiae of the evidence and discusses every point with me and with the clients. He is an excellent advocate and out-thinks his professional opponent."





Chambers & Partners 2014 - Rated as Band 1
"Has significant criminal fraud experience. Instructing solicitors admire his approachability, responsiveness and grasp of detail."

Chambers & Partners 2013 - Rated as Band 1
''Mark Kelly of No5 Chambers has a well-regarded criminal defence practice and is praised as an "excellent leading junior fraud counsel" by sources''