The UK’s foremost legal authority on high-risk jurisdictions and specialist risk services


The UK’s foremost legal authority on high-risk jurisdictions and specialist risk services


The UK’s foremost legal authority on high-risk jurisdictions and specialist risk services

International and UK focused legal advice, specialist investigations and consultancy

We provide legal advice and support, specialist investigation and consultancy services across the world to companies, organisations, governments and individuals in the security, defence, international development, extractives, cyber, insurance, legal and manufacturing industries whose businesses and activities are UK based or operate in high-risk or complex jurisdictions worldwide.

Combining extensive experience gained as legal advisors ranging from working in the UK to multiple jurisdictions and areas of conflict deep in and with commercial organisations, specialist defence, government, security and development industries, make us uniquely well equipped to understand the issues facing our clients.

Legal Advice & assistance

As a specialised law firm, we draw on our own experiences of not only working in the UK, but our time spent in the all of the worlds hot spots over the past 30 years.


The background of our team and global network of associates means we regularly deliver capability, capacity, development and training solutions along with frequent talks at conferences. 

Country Legal Profile Reports

Aimed at assisting your operational understanding, our free Country Legal Profile Reports provide an in-depth guide to the legal aspects along with brief economic, market and business activity of countries which are deemed complex environments or high-risk jurisdictions. Click the link below for more information.


Our free, confidential, no obligation Legal Risk Map gives a basic review of your organisation’s legal health. It looks at how well your legal infrastructure covers you across 11 themes, such as: Corporate Structures; Policies; Commercial Contracts; Succession Planning; Duty of Care; Insurance and Data Protection.

Specialist Investigations

Whether establishing ground truth around the seizure of assets in war torn countries or unravelling the complexities of money laundering or complex frauds involving commodities, consider us as your first call for the investigation of complex and specialist cases. 

High Risk Jurisdictions & Complex Environments

We provide our services in not just the UK, but also many locations overseas. We qualify our description of them by listing them as high risk or complex environments. Click on the link below for more understanding of how we do this. 

Turkey and Russia agreed on Tuesday to remove the Syrian Kurdish YPG militia to beyond 30 km (19 miles) from the Turkish border, after which their troops will jointly patrol a narrower strip of land in a \"safe zone\" Ankara has long sought in northern Syria.\n \n
Syrian President Bashar al Assad on Tuesday denounced Turkey\'s leader as a thief for attacking the northeast of his country and reiterated a pledge to retake all areas lost to Damascus in years of civil war, state media reported.\n \n
The commander of Kurdish forces in northeast Syria told the United States he had met all obligations set out in a U.S.-brokered truce, a senior U.S. official said on Tuesday, as Washington warned it would punish Turkey if it resumes hostilities.\n \n
President Jair Bolsonaro\'s right-wing Social Liberal Party opened disciplinary proceedings against 19 of its lawmakers on Tuesday, including Bolsonaro\'s son Eduardo, in an ongoing battle for control of Brazil\'s second largest party in Congress.\n \n
The British parliament backed Prime Minister Boris Johnson\'s Brexit deal in an important legislative stage on Tuesday, but was still to vote on his extremely tight timetable for carrying it through the rest of the necessary stages to become law.\n \n
On Monday it was Bolivia - angry people clashed with police after the political opposition said it had been cheated in an election won by incumbent President Evo Morales.\n \n
Two weeks ago, 13-year-old Leith Ahmed was busy studying English and Arabic at school in northeastern Syria when a sudden Turkish cross-border attack forced him and his family to run for their lives.\n \n
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau hung onto power on Tuesday, after a tight election reduced his Liberal government to a minority, a result that will likely push his agenda to the left while alienating energy producing provinces.\n \n
British justice minister Robert Buckland said on Tuesday the government would bring forward a change to Brexit legislation to allow parliament a say on the merits of an extension to the transition period after exit.\n \n
Police said a possible suspect has been apprehended after a person was shot and wounded on Tuesday just outside a high school in Santa Rosa, California.\n \n

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