About us

Why Choose Fulcrum?

You will be working with the largest specialist corporate defence team in the UK.

Award winning, proven experts in the field of corporate governance, risk and reputation protection, we advise our clients on all issues to protect them and their business. This includes due diligence, regulatory and compliance risk, anti-money laundering, anti-bribery & corruption, fraud, internal investigations, and regulatory and criminal defence.

Our specialist professionals provide our clients with business-enabling advice and representation.  We protect clients from the risks associated with financial crime and defend them vigorously against allegations of regulatory or criminal misconduct.

We can provide everything an international corporation, government agency, sporting body, or senior executive within any such organisation will need to confront every type of regulatory or criminal issue – all from a single source.

Our expert teams work to protect corporate reputations through effective strategic advice and, where unavoidable, criminal defence of individuals and organisations. We have been and continue to be involved in many of the most significant U.K. high profile, international white-collar crime investigations in the last decade and our track record speaks for itself.

Our clients rely on us for joined up, bespoke, strategic and commercial advice. We provide reassurance and support through difficult times and give our clients the freedom to focus on their core business operations.

Our flexible structure means that we can build the right team for every situation.  Much of our work is also undertaken on a fixed fee basis, so that our clients can benefit from transparency, certainty and the ability to budget, regardless of the complexity or size of the instruction. In working with us you’ll be working with an accessible, flexible, down to earth, and genuinely diverse team, both in terms of professional background, ethnicity and gender, but also in terms of specialist skills and approaches to problem-solving.

Where we operate

We are based in The Shard in London and have an office in Dubai, but we work wherever our clients need us to work, as demonstrated by our on the ground experience in over 20 jurisdictions across Europe, Africa, the United States, the Middle East, and Asia.  With connections and expertise around the globe, and access to expert help at a moment’s notice, we can bring together the right team to meet the requirements of every aspect of your matter.

We work with clients across a range of sectors, including the extractive industries, construction, engineering, financial services, sports and the arts.

The sectors we cover

In addition to acting for governments, public bodies and international regulators, our specialist teams have assisted many multi-national companies engaged in the following sectors amng others: Oil & Gas, Aerospace & Defence, Mining, Engineering & Construction, Finance, Pharmaceuticals & Healthcare, Sports and the Arts.

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