Neil Gerrard at Dechert White Collar Law Firm

November 16, 2021 0 Comments

Education Background

Attorney Neil Gerrard began his education journey at Manchester Polytechnic and graduated with honors in Bachelors of Law. Later, he studied at the College of Law Chester, earning his Juris Doctorate.


Career Background

At Dechert LLP, he was a partner and Global Co-Head of Litigation and Regulations. In DLA Piper US LLP, he was a partner and Joint Global Head of Litigation and Regulatory. Besides, he was the Managing Director at Optical Reference System Limited.


Working Experience

In his career practice, he focuses on the corporate sector, dealing with white-collar criminal cases. Neil Gerrard always puts special attention to regulatory exploration and prosecutions carried out by US, UK, and EU regulators.


He had a whole bright future ahead of him. Keeping on about his professional career, the successful attorney served in the Government and Judicial Committee tasked to develop the Deferred Prosecution Scheme. Some of the regulators he focuses on are the Financial Service Authority, Serious Fraud Office, Office of Fair Trading, Department of Trade & Industry, and HM Revenue & Customs.Through his working period, Neil Gerrard has acquired extensive experience hence being considered by many institutions worldwide. 


He has carried out independent investigations and regulations on behalf of many audit committees of various companies. Many European regulators consult with Neil Gerrard while carrying out their investigations. He has received a lot of requests from these bodies to carry out independent investigations as a specialist on various matters. Neil Gerrard has a wealth of expertise on internal controls, accountability, compulsion statements execution, search warrants, and risk management. He also advises on matters related to corporate governance.