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A former Clyde & Co accountant who was jailed for misappropriating hundreds of thousands of pounds from the firm’s accounts has been barred from the legal industry.

The Solicitors Disciplinary Tribunal ruled that Victoria Brown, a former assistant management accountant at the firm, committed fraud by “dishonestly misappropriating” the sum of around £400,000 across a period of more than six years. 

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Simon Lock

Simon joined Legal Week in June 2019 after finishing his degree at City, University of London. His areas of focus are legal tech, insurance, and intellectual property. [email protected]

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