She specialises in white collar crime defence, regulatory and compliance and internal investigations.
Prior to joining Fulcrum, Ruth spent seven years working for the Serious Fraud Office investigating and prosecuting complex high profile cases that included: the investigation and prosecution of individuals involved in the manipulation of LIBOR and EURIBOR interest rates; and on the negotiation that resulted in a Deferred Prosecution Agreement (DPA) with Guralp Systems Limited.
As a Principal Investigative Lawyer at the SFO, Ruth provided legal expertise in relation to the interviewing of suspects and witnesses; determination of lines of inquiry for investigation; and the charging of individuals and companies. She also dealt with significant legal aspects of multi jurisdictional investigations, leading in the collaboration with overseas prosecuting agencies such as the DOJ. Ruth was also involved in reviewing company compliance procedures to determine if they should be prosecuted.
Ruth also has a particular passion for assisting the community through offering pro-bono legal advice to marginalised people within the community. She is fluent in English and Swahili
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