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UK, USA

Advising a US insurance and investment company in respect to freezing injunctions against two employees in respect to multi-million fraud leading to the debtor agreeing to pay sums owed.

Jan 18, 2019

UK, USA

Advising the seller of a valuable work of contemporary art in relation to secret commissions received by his agent, and the subsequent recovery of the piece, including freezing injunctions, and parallel proceedings in New York.

Jan 18, 2019

UK, Zurich (Switzerland)

Representing a contemporary art dealer in a dispute with his business partner

Jan 18, 2019

UK, Spain, Germany, Latvia, Russia

Advising on the enforcement of Court judgments against assets and on the setting aside of offshore trusts.

Jan 18, 2019

UK, Switzerland

Representing a contemporary art dealer in a dispute with his business partner.

Jan 18, 2019

UK, Greece, UAE, KSA

Advising a telecom service provider in connection with disputes concerning projects for mobile telephony in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and Uganda.

Jan 18, 2019

UK, Switzerland, Monaco, Austria, USA

Advising the sellers of an iconic work of art in relation to an alleged conspiracy.

Jan 18, 2019

UK, Germany, China

Representing a German manufacturing company in relation to an internal fraud diverting payments into a fraudulently operated UK bank account, including obtaining Norwich Pharmacal and related freezing injunctions.

Jan 18, 2019

UK, BVI, Cyprus, Switzerland

Advising the sole professional director of a BVI company in connection with a dispute concerning ownership and control of a joint venture between two Russian businessmen.

Jan 18, 2019

Switzerland

Instructed to obtain a mirror freezing injunction in support of proceedings brought in England.

Jan 18, 2019

Turkey

Acting in an indemnity legal defence coverage matter for a Turkish national electricity authorities regarding actions flowing from fire and explosion incidents, raising issues of causation, sabotage, theft of resources and spoilation of evidence.

Jan 18, 2019

Switzerland

Instructed on behalf of a Swiss-based insurance company in LCIA Arbitration proceedings in London in relation to a breach of indemnity in a Sale and Purchase Agreement.

Jan 18, 2019

Russia, Sweden

Acting for City of St Petersburg in its defence against UNCITRAL Arbitration proceedings in Stockholm in relation to alleged breaches of public international law in respect to an investment contract.

Jan 18, 2019

Moldova

Leading an employee fraud investigation on behalf of an Eastern European subsidiary of a large pharmaceutical company.

Jan 18, 2019

Belize, Liechtenstein, Cyprus, Luxembourg

Instructed on behalf of a Russian bank in relation to successful asset tracing and injunctions against major debtor including actions in Belize, Liechtenstein, Cyprus and Luxembourg.

Jan 18, 2019

Belgium, Canada

Representing the infrastructure arm of one of Canada’s largest pension funds in relation to a shareholder dispute concerning a right of first offer (ROFO). The dispute is valued at in excess of US$1 billion and involves an LCIA arbitration, and a related High Court injunction obtained by Signature in favour […]

Jan 18, 2019

Greece

Instructed on a dispute between contractors following the collapse of the primary, newly built, highway connecting the North and South of Greece. The dispute focused on issues relating to Greek and English law, as well as Anglo-Greek principles of liability under construction, and FIDEC infrastructure related contracts.

Jan 18, 2019

France

Representing the administrators of a collapsed US investment bank in claims worth €100 million relating to the close out of an €5 billion portfolio of government bonds.

Jan 18, 2019

Cyprus, Russia

Representing a brokerage company in relation to a dispute brought by the liquidators of a bank in connection with our client’s role as intermediary between the bank and an agricultural investment company.

Jan 18, 2019

Cyprus

Instructed on a Cypriot legal defence indemnity and dispute on a director’s rights to an insurance policy in circumstances of illegality by brokers obtaining this cover.

Jan 18, 2019

BVI, Cyprus

Acting for a Cayman hedge fund seeking to recover shares in a Russian company held on English-law trust for the fund, including successful applications for freezing orders against BVI and Cypriot shareholders.

Jan 18, 2019

UK, Russia, Kazakhstan

Acting for the Claimant in an arbitration concerning a joint venture for the exploration of natural gas reserves in Kazakhstan.

Jan 08, 2019

UK, Greece, USA

Advising the Claimant in a joint venture dispute involving the operation of the privatised Hellenic Republic State Lottery.

Jan 08, 2019

UK, Poland

Advising one of Poland’s largest cement and concrete manufacturers in connection with a dispute concerning breach of contract, tort and fraud arising out of contracts for trading European Union Emission Allowances. This matter also involved issues of insolvency and cooperation with insolvency practitioners and their legal advisers.

Jan 08, 2019

France

Advising an investment fund in substantial High Court professional negligence proceedings against a global law firm arising out of restructuring advice given in relation to a distressed loan

Jan 08, 2019