“Dedicated litigation experts with experience in handling every element of large-scale and highly complex commercial disputes, frequently involving multiple parties and jurisdictions.”

Chambers UK 2019

“Prominent dispute resolution boutique with a strong record acting on behalf of claimants against major banks and financial institutions in complex litigation matters.”

Chambers UK 2019

“A highly specialised dispute resolution firm, with a strong focus on large, complex and often cross-border cases.”

The Legal 500 UK 2019

Dispute resolution boutique Signature Litigation LLP handles large, high-profile professional negligence claims, often with a cross-border element, for claimants and defendants.

The Legal 500 UK 2019

“The practice advises on all aspects of large-scale banking litigation.”

The Legal 500 UK 2019

“The hallmarks of the team are that they are responsive, commercial, conflict-free, flexible … a client gets Magic Circle quality.”

Chambers UK 2019

“They have a lot of experience in multi-jurisdictional, high-value litigation. They are a boutique firm that is growing in size considerably but which can still provide a personal, flexible service.”

Chambers UK 2019

“Adept at handling multiparty and cross-border disputes, particularly those related to banking.”

Chambers UK 2019

“Their advice is sound and their strategic approach is excellent. I would recommend them without hesitation.”

Chambers UK 2019

“The firm is extremely focused on high-quality litigation”.

Chambers UK 2019

“Noted expertise in handling cases related to alleged benchmark manipulation and mis-selling, as well as significant shareholder disputes”.

Chambers UK 2019

“A first-class firm with a positive, collaborative culture of integrity”.

The Legal 500 UK 2019

Dedicated litigation experts with experience in handling every element of large scale and highly complex commercial disputes, frequently involving multiple parties and jurisdictions.

Chambers UK 2019

Biography

Claire specialises in high-value commercial litigation often with multi-jurisdictional aspects. Her experience includes cases in the Commercial Court, Chancery Court, Court of Appeal, the Privy Council as well as LCIA arbitrations.

Prior to joining Signature Litigation, Claire worked at Hogan Lovells within the dispute resolution banking team. Before this, she was called to the Bar and cross qualified in April 2012. During her training, Claire undertook a secondment to a family office, where she acted on complex asset tracing disputes. After working in-house at a family office for two years, Claire re-joined Signature in 2016.

Claire is a member of the London Solicitor Litigation Association, Women in Law London, and Gray’s Inn.

Experience

  • Funds Litigation: Acting for the Patarkatsishvili family in relation to a high profile claim arising out of an alleged joint venture (Berezovsky v Abramovich).
  • Acting for two BVI companies in proceedings against a Georgian businessman and former politician for the misappropriation of the companies’ assets valued at approximately US$100m.
  • Representing a leading global manufacturer of electronic instruments in the aeronautics industry in a high value dispute.
  • Representing a major natural resources conglomerate in respect of LCIA proceedings brought by a syndicate of lenders.
  • An experienced Privy Council agent, having acted for a number of appellants and respondents in appeals from a range of jurisdictions.

Areas of Expertise

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