Public and Regulatory
Joseph's experience includes all types of regulatory disputes: advising on regulatory aspects of sports law, the Royal Pharmaceutical Society and The GMC. He has had the conduct of disputes with HMRC offences (VAT, Company Act and Tax issues), insider share dealings, as well as fraud, bribery and corruption allegations. He is a highly experienced yachtsman with experience in marine law issues.
Recent disputes include:
Acting for the Defendants £1.5m claim brought before the Queens Bench Division by the HMRC in a claim for under-declared profits and siphoning off cash into property purchases. The matter was successfully resolved before commencement of a 15 day trial by negotiating a satisfactory compromise and settlement.
He leads legal teams in lengthy and complex trials, acting at every tribunal level.
Joseph also acts for parties involved in mediation and arbitration.
The Legal 500 Bar Directory 2014 recommends Joseph as a leading commercial silk.
Criminal Bar Association
Association of Regulatory & Disciplinary Lawyers
British Association of Sports Lawyers
Association of Military Court Advocates
Joseph Giret QC is qualified to accept instructions directly from members of the public and professional clients under the Direct Public Access scheme.More Information