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.
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''