27 August 2014

Mishcon among headline acts at ACFE's fraud conference

Sir Keir Starmer KCB, QC and Alison Levitt QC of Mishcon de Reya are among the headline speakers at the fourth annual Fraud Conference being held by the UK Chapter of the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners.

Other speakers at this year's conference – which is themed 'The Future of Fighting Fraud' – include Commander Steve Head, City of London Police, and Professor Michael Levi, University of Cardiff. The conference takes place at the Victory Services Club’s Carisbrooke Hall near Marble Arch on 1 October.

Sir Keir, the immediate past Director of Public Prosecutions, joined Mishcon de Reya in July 2014 as a consultant to its Business Crime Group, headed by his former colleague Alison. The pair were the two most senior prosecutors at the Crown Prosecution Service and have worked closely together for the last five years.

Delegates at the conference will qualify for a certified 10 CPD points, and can also attend a complimentary post-conference networking drinks reception. Attendance costs are as follows:

Members: £190 (discounted to £170 if registered by the extended date of 5 September)
Non-members: £210 (discounted to £190 if registered by the extended date of 5 September)

The ACFE is the world's largest anti-fraud organisation and premier provider of anti-fraud training and education. Together with more than 70,000 members, the ACFE is reducing business fraud world-wide and inspiring public confidence in the integrity and objectivity within the profession. The ACFE has over 150 Chapters worldwide; the UK Chapter with over 1200 members was established in 1993 and is managed by a Board of Volunteers on a not for profit basis, providing low cost events and conferences for both our members and the wider community of Fraud professionals.

If you are interested in attending the Fraud Conference, click here to register. Please contact Stephen Rowe with any queries.