Partner – Head of Regulatory Corporate Defence
Jeremy has over 30 years’ experience defending companies, from owner managed businesses to national blue chip names, as well as their directors and other senior employees, when facing regulatory criminal investigation or prosecution.
0113 2802195 and 07971 520407 24/7/365
Partner in regulatory corporate defence
The primary objective is always to protect the business and key personnel from the potential negative outcomes of an investigation or prosecution, whether financial, reputational or personal.
He has successfully represented clients in cases at all levels from the Magistrates’ Court to the European Court of Human Rights and is an experienced advocate.
Jeremy has a reputation for being able to provide practical and sensible commercial advice to directors and senior management on the effective management of both individual and corporate criminal regulatory liability.
He recognises that each case is unique and that advice and representation should be tailored to each client. He proactively prepares and defends cases each and every case, aiming to ensure a swift and cost efficient win.
Legal 500 describe Jeremy as a ‘highly experienced regulatory lawyer’ praised for his ‘significant experience defending businesses and senior employees’
His advice and assistance including an emergency response service is available to clients 24/7/365 on 07971 520407, particularly in the event of a crisis (an arrest, a dawn raid, or other serious incident).
“Jeremy (Scott), I just wanted to thank you for today. I think your presence with me at the police station really helped, and lead to the charges being dropped.”
“Thank you once again for all your help (Jeremy Scott) and support through, what was, an extremely stressful time and also for achieving such a positive outcome for myself. I honestly thought I would get 8 points and a huge fine, so that was a massive relief.”
“The case against me has been dropped. What a relief. I feel much in your debt. With much thanks.”
“Jeremy Scott is a highly experienced regulatory lawyer.”
The Legal 500 UK 2021
“Jeremy Scott heads the Lupton Fawcett Regulatory and corporate defence department and is praised for his ‘significant experience defending businesses and senior employees.”
The Legal 500 UK 2021
“I have been extremely pleased with the outcome of this case and would like to express my gratitude for your (Jeremy Scott) help on the matter, as I believe this is an outcome that I could not have achieved otherwise.”
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