Businessman Scot Young hid £40m from estranged wife, judge rules

By: Juliet
On: Friday, 22 November, 2013

Mr Justice Moor says £20m should go to Michelle Young in divorce after she claimed husband had fortune of ‘a few billion’

A businessman at the centre of protracted divorce hid £40m from his estranged wife and the high court, a judge has ruled.

Mr Justice Moor ordered that Scot Young’s wife, Michelle, should be given £20m, half his assets.

The ruling is the culmination of a bitter legal battle over Scot Young’s disappearing fortune. Michelle Young had claimed it amounted to “a few billion” pounds. She has said she is a victim of fraud because he has manipulated his affairs so as …read more

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