Nadia Ryman

Solicitor Advocate
/ POCA Specialist

Nadia Ryman

Solicitor Advocate
/ POCA Specialist

Nadia Ryman joined MK Law in May 2022. She qualified as a solicitor in 2006 and has also obtained her Higher Rights and Duty solicitor qualifications.

Nadia Ryman – biography

Nadia specialises in Proceeds of Crime (POCA) proceedings ranging from large-scale confiscation matters, s.11 extension of time to pay applications, s.23 variations of orders including old style Certificate of Inadequacy matters.

She also represents clients in the enforcement of orders in the Magistrates Court where the court considers imposing default terms of imprisonment.

She is a ‘Band 2’ recommended lawyer in the Chambers and Partners legal directory 2023 in relation to POCA Work and Asset Forfeiture, which states;

“Nadia Ryman’s knowledge of the POCA is amazing.”

“She will put in the time and effort, and each client is important to her, whether privately funded or funded by legal aid.”

Nadia Ryman is well respected for handling confiscation proceedings relating to fraud cases. She has broad experience in acting on both domestic and cross-border matters.

The Legal 500 also stated that she was ‘A confiscation specialist par excellence’ 2004

As well as her POCA work she undertakes cases ranging from smaller offences through to murders, large scale and complex boiler room and MTEC fraud and drug offences.

Nadia often represents clients at the police station interview through to the conclusion of their cases both at the Magistrates Court and the Crown Court.

Nadia Ryman
Solicitor Advocate / POCA Specialist
07483 034 281
Solicitor since: Mar 2006
With MK Law since: May 2022


Just some of Nadia’s reviews

Some of Nadia’s notable cases

High profile case involving possession of firearms and ammunition. R v N at Central Criminal Court

Murder, client was subsequently acquitted on appeal. R v A at Central Criminal Court

Multi handed murder allegation at the Old Bailey involving youth defendants. R v M

Sophisticated high value burglaries across the home counties involving a large amount of technical and forensic evidence. R v W

Large scale violent disorder at a Premier League football match leading to multi handed trial before the Crown Court with extensive CCTV and cell site evidence. R v C

Representing a high net worth celebrity client before the Crown Court in her appeal against a conviction for an assault. This case attracted significant press coverage. R v C

Dealing with a police investigation into the theft of investment trading data, source code and an associated blackmail plot against a hedge fund. R v H

Large drug conspiracy involving county lines, human trafficking and undercover police evidence before the Crown Court. R v M

Allegations of human trafficking and drug cultivation before the Crown Court. R v T

Southwark Crown Court) Confiscation matter involving a solicitor involved in a sophisticated fraud, forgery and money laundering on behalf of ‘politically exposed persons’ in Africa where the Crown seek to recover £30.8million. R v G

Proceeds of Crimes cases

Confiscation arising from a £27.5 million boiler room fraud – R v W at Southwark Crown Court

Confiscation arising from £1.1m fraud against online marketplace Amazon. R v S  at Central Criminal Court

£1.25 million Confiscation arising from the sale of fake bomb detection devices. R v B at Central Criminal Court

Operation Spire – (Woolwich Crown Court) confiscation matter following conviction from the Hatton Gardens jewellery robbery in which the Crown were seeking £13.6m in confiscation.