Narita Bahra – A sought after Defence Barrister.

She practices from 2 Hare Court, which is one of the United Kingdom’s leading Barristers Chambers

Recognised as a fearless premier league advocate by professionals, lay clients and legal directories. Narita has been instructed in some of the most significant criminal cases involving complex fraud, money laundering, terrorism, murder, organised crime and serious sexual offences. With a reputation for meticulous preparation, incisive advice and outstanding advocacy. Her language skills and experience of cases concerning international jurisdiction make her one of the most sought after barristers in her area of expertise.

Narita has an outstanding track record, repeatedly winning the most difficult cases.

Narita advises and appears before the Court of Appeal,  Special Court and the European Court of Human Rights.

She is one of only a handful of lawyers in the UK with legal expertise of the Hawala banking system.

Her areas of expertise include:

  • Business crime and fraud, including:
    • Anti-competitive conduct (cartels, market abuse, insider dealing)
    • Civil/commercial fraud
    • Fraudulent trading
    • Mortgage fraud
    • Money laundering
    • Revenue fraud
    • VAT/MTIC fraud
  • Other serious crime, including:
    • Terrorism
    • Murder
    • Serious sexual offences
    • Organised crime
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Appointments & Memberships

  • 2017: Publicity Officer – Female Fraud Forum
  • Winner of the Signature – Excellence in Law Award
  • Vulnerable witnesses training facilitator
  • Contributor to Lincoln’s Inn Educational Programme Advocacy Tutor
  • Criminal Bar Association
  • Member of selection panel (Lincoln’s Inn Bar Scholarship Awards
  • South Eastern Circuit
  • Society of Asian Lawyers