Gary Summers

Introduction

Gary is a respected UK barrister with more than 35 years’ experience.

He focuses mainly on private prosecutions, dispute resolution, financial investigations and mediation and crisis management - and has other specialisms in medical and criminal defence.

Background and expertise

Private prosecution
In private prosecution cases, Gary seeks to identify crimes, perpetrators and backers – including those perverting the course of justice. He files information, procures summonses and prosecutes individuals in UK courts.

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Private Prosecutions

B Ltd v H Ltd and others 2017-2018

Acting for the private prosecutor in proceedings for conspiracy to defraud.

P v R and D 2018-2019

Acting for the private prosecutor in proceedings for Fraud

T v G 2018 to date

Acting for the private prosecutor in proceedings for Fraud

Dispute resolution

Re Debtor A, 2017-2018

Acting for A in contested bankruptcy proceedings

Re debtor H Ltd, 2017

Acting for the petitioner in winding up proceedings

G v G, 2017-2018

Acting for the applicant for financial relief in divorce proceedings in the High Court Family Division

Vincent Tchenguiz and Rawlinson & Hunter, 2015-2017

Advised in claims in the BVI and London against Grant Thornton (UK) and Kaupthing bank (Iceland)

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Disciplinary/Regulatory

Miss K, 2015

HCPC Registration appeal.

Dr B, 2015

GMC interim orders panel (IOP) and fitness to practise panel Suspension successfully resisted at IOP. Allegations concerning criticisms of care of terminally ill patient by doctor in private practice.

Ms Clay, 2015

GDC Fitness to practise case; instructed by Capsticks for the GDC. Issues of consent in emergency treatment.

Mr Moss

GDC Fitness to practise case; instructed by Capsticks for the GDC. Profound treatment issues concerning a well-known West Midlands implant specialist.

Young

General Chiropractic Council Fitness to practise case; instructed by Crowell and Moring for the defence. One of a series of cases relating to the capability of chiropractors generally and their website descriptions.

Publications

  • Joint editor of Fraud Law Practice and Procedure, Lexis Nexis
  • Numerous articles in the New Law Journal and Money Laundering Bulletin

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PROFILE: Gary Summers

"Active in the areas of general and financial crime for over three decades. Particular areas of focus include MTIC frauds, corruption allegations and insider trading cases. He is very easy to deal with, very authoritative and is good at communication."

Chambers UK, 2016

Year called

1985

Specialisms

Crime

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Confiscation / POCA

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Cybercrime

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Financial Crime

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Fraud, Bribery & Corruption

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Private Prosecution

Disciplinary

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Mediation

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Regulatory / Disciplinary

International

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Confiscation / POCA

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Cybercrime

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Financial Crime

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Fraud, Bribery & Corruption

Financial and Corporate law

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Civil Fraud

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Corporate Offences

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VAT Tribunals

Direct access

Yes

Contact

020 7489 2727

Education

BA Law (Hons) (2:1), East London University

Memberships

Private Prosecutors' Association

Criminal Bar Association

Association of Regulatory and Disciplinary Lawyers

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