Edward Greaves


D   08 9220 0592
0417 921 300
E   ewg@egreaves.com.au
www.egreaves.com.au

Year of election to the Bar:
2014

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Areas of practice

Civil

Commercial
Appeals
Confiscations (proceeds of crime)
Equity
 

Criminal

State offences
Drugs
Financial crime
Fraud
Money laundering
White collar and corporate crime

Commissions and other inquiries  
Crime and corruption commission  
Australian crime authority

Commonwealth offences
Drugs
Extradition
Financial crime
Fraud
Money laundering  
Trafficking
White collar and corporate crime

Regulatory offences
Workplace health and safety
Environmental and planning offences

White collar and corporate crime
Confiscations (proceeds of crime)
 

Public

Constitutional law

Public and administrative
Civil and human rights
Confiscations (proceeds of crime)
Disciplinary proceedings
Extradition
Judicial review and administrative law
Proceeds of crime

 

Profile

Edward Greaves is a recognised expert in relation to the Proceeds of Crime Act 2002 (Cth) and the Criminal Property Confiscation Act 2000 (WA). With 10 years’ experience in this field, he offers thorough, confident and cost-effective advice.

Edward acts for a diverse range of clients, from government to the accused, innocent third parties and banking and financial institutions.

He also practises in financial and white-collar crime, money laundering and Anti-Money Laundering and Counter-Terrorism financing fields. Further, Edward is experienced in handling equitable injunctions.

Edward is highly respected in his field, having received recognition from Doyles on their 2017 leading criminal law barristers list. He was awarded the Chief Justice’s prize for the best performed reader in the WA Bar Association’s 2014 bar readers’ course, and the advocacy prize for that course. He also received a United States Attorney’s Award for his work on an international forfeiture case in relation to the ‘Goldfinger Bullion Reserve Corporation’.

Edward accepts electronic briefs and fixed fees.

 

Qualifications

Date of admission: 5 March 2002

Qualifications: LLB (UWA)

 

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