Successful series of conspiracy to defraud trials concluded by Andrew Price leading Jack Talbot

15 December 2021

This month, Andrew Price and Jack Talbot successfully concluded a Prosecution in which 13 conspirators were convicted for their part in a sham travel agency, when a former accountant, Abdul Patel, was convicted.

Spread over 3 trials between 2018-2021, the defendants were convicted of conspiring to make fraudulent claims made to the Civil Aviation Authority. In doing so they attempted to obtain £250,000. The principal defendants, Mohun and Roshan Bhajun, were sentenced to 5 years imprisonment.

Confiscation proceedings resulted in Confiscation Orders of £324,000. The victim, the Air Travel Trust, was compensated in full.

Andrew and Jack were instructed by the Specialist Fraud Division of the CPS.

Press coverage can be found here.

15 December 2021


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