Atty denies using company as ‘point of payment’ for football club box

By Richard Crump (June 20, 2022, 6.38pm BST) – A lawyer accused of pocketing millions of pounds of offshore fund investors’ money used his company as a ‘personal outlet’ to pay for a box to a football club, a Land Rover and a personal trainer, prosecutors told a London jury on Monday.

Solicitor Timothy Schools used money invested in the Axiom Legal Funding Fund to rack up hundreds of thousands of pounds in trustee loan payments through his law firm ATM Solicitors Ltd., the court said. prosecutor Miranda Moore QC during her cross-examination.

Moore asked the schools how he could justify spending £45,000 ($55,000) of investors’ money on a box…

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