City and International Commercial Litigation
The team offers the full spectrum of city and international dispute resolution work in domestic and overseas courts. The practice comprises complex international (often multi-jurisdictional) commercial disputes that have a UK dimension, and pre-litigation strategic advice and ongoing dispute resolution support for clients with disputes in offshore or other common law jurisdictions.
Main Areas Of Practice
Our lawyers have experience of a broad range of international litigation disputes, including in the fields of asset tracing, civil fraud, competition follow-on actions, economic torts, energy, finance, gaming, insolvency, investment funds, M&A, mining, product liability and shareholder activism.
Our team is experienced in domestic proceedings, free-standing claims in offshore and other common law jurisdictions, and proceedings in support before overseas Courts, including injunction and discovery applications, and enforcement of arbitral awards.
We are city-based but work on matters for parties from all over the world for city and international litigation dispute resolution.
Successfully defending in the Court of Appeal $100m claims relating to companies and real estate assets in Georgia.
Pursing claims against a UK-listed company arising under the Georgian Civil Code in relation to the sale of business and assets in Georgia.
Financial mis-selling claim relating to a failed investment into an unregulated, overseas Caribbean property scheme.
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