Richard Jory KC

Richard Jory KC prosecutes Senior Partner jailed for four years

Richard Jory KC prosecuted Hugh Lansdell, a former Senior Partner at Hansells Solicitors in Norwich. Between 2015 and 2017 Mr Lansdell defrauded clients of the firm out of a total of nearly £2 million. On 22 September 2023, having changed his plea to guilty to a single count of Fraud by Abuse of Position, Mr Lansdell was sentenced to four years imprisonment. A timetable for confiscation proceedings has been set. Richard was instructed by Emma Beazley of the CPS Serious Economic Organised Crime and International Directorate.