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Dr Thomas-James

Dr Dominic Thomas-James

Dr Dominic Thomas-James is a Postdoctoral Research Associate at Fitzwilliam College, Cambridge and a Global Justice Fellow at Yale University. He is a member of the Cambridge Centre for Criminal Justice at the Faculty of Law, and is a Tutor in International Development and International Relations at the Institute of Continuing Education, University of Cambridge. He earned his Ph.D. and M.Phil., from Queens’ College, Cambridge and read law at King’s College London. He was called to the Bar of England and Wales by Inner Temple. His research interests include economic crime, financial regulation, criminal law and criminology, international and offshore financial centres. He also maintains a general interest in jurisprudence and legal theory. He is the author of Offshore Financial Centres and the Law: Suspect Wealth in British Overseas Territories(Routledge, 2021) and his writings are regularly published in journals, including as a regular contributor to The Company Lawyer (Sweet & Maxwell). Dominic is a consultant to ICC FraudNet – the specialised fraud and asset-recovery division of the International Chamber of Commerce, where he serves as Editor of the Global Annual Report; and is a Secretariat Member of the annual Cambridge International Symposium on Economic Crime. He is regularly invited to speak and present his research at conferences and forums in the UK and overseas, with recent talks including the UK Government Cabinet Office, the Inter-Governmental Action Group Against Money Laundering in West Africa (GIABA), and the Bermuda Executive Forum. Dominic is also a practising barrister and Door Tenant at Goldsmith Chambers, London.