Chambers is very pleased that JOHN MCGUINNESS KC has been recommended as a Leading Silk in the categories of Crime and Financial Crime in Chambers & Partners and the Legal 500
"John McGuinness KC is an extremely capable opponent who can reduce the most complex cases to the most easily communicable level."
“John McGuinness KC is retained as leading counsel in cases such as those concerning allegations of multi-jurisdictional tax fraud. He remains a prosecutor of choice for high-profile cases brought by the SFO and the FCA. He is noted for his strong work ethic and persuasive advocacy style.”
"He is a well-respected individual."
"John knows how to prosecute big and complicated cases."
'He works phenomenally hard and outstrips most other advocates in terms of his commitment to his cases. He is undaunted by difficult litigation where the stakes are high and the issues complex'.
'It is no surprise that he is the first choice of the FCA, SFO and CPS Economic Crime Unit for their more complex and difficult cases - he is an outstanding advocate, lawyer and tactician and always has total mastery of the material.'