Chris Stevens joined the team at Gherson in 2021 in the extradition department, having developed a successful practice at his previous firm, defending clients prosecuted in general criminal matters, grave crimes, serious fraud and extradition. He has recently run successful litigation in respect of extradition cases involving the USA, Greece, Poland and Germany.
Chris also has experience in defending extradition requests from Turkey, Azerbaijan, Moldova and most of the EU27 countries. Chris also advises on requests for removal of INTERPOL Red Notices / Diffusions and requests from regimes where there is an underlying political narrative impacting the fundamental rights of those targeted. Chris understands the potential impact upon the individual, their family, business and reputation from domestic and international prosecutions.