Leading large-scale projects around the globe
Key types of work include representing clients in commercial, corporate, real estate, and fraud-related litigation, as well as foreign investigations, asset tracing and recovery, and legal support in cross-border bankruptcy proceedings. In collaboration with leading foreign councils, we also advise on alternative dispute resolution (ADR) strategies in international law.
Representing two companies of a Russian mining & metals group in arbitration in an EU country on the recovery of debt from a syndicated loan. Matter value: $241 m+ (2017-present)
Represented a major Russian defence industry corporation against a large European military equipment manufacturer in a dispute arising out of the non-performance of a supply contract. Contract value: €120 m (2014-2015)
Representing one of the world’s leading producers of fertilisers against its former joint venture partners in court proceedings in the commercial court of an EU country on breach of contract and commercial fraud. Amount of claim for damages: $47.6 m+ (2012-present)
Representing a major Russian bank in proceedings for debt collection from a bankrupt Russian bunkering company in respect of maritime property held by the bank and seized in a port in the Persian Gulf. Matter value: $12 m+ (2017-2018)