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15 FETTER LANE, LONDON, EC4A 1BW, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7822 7777
Fax:
Fax 020 7822 7788
DX:
407 LONDON CHANCERY LANE
Email:
Web:
www.petersandpeters.com

Sarah Gabriel

Tel:
Work 020 7822 7777
Email:
Web:
www.petersandpeters.com/
Peters & Peters Solicitors LLP

Work Department

Commercial litigation/international and domestic civil fraud.

Position

Partner recommended in leading directories who deals with a wide variety of complex commercial disputes, with particular expertise in international civil fraud cases and company investigations. Has extensive experience of emergency procedures. Acts for both claimants and defendants and also receives requests to act as a supervising solicitor. Sarah has acted in many major international cases involving asset tracing and recovery, including having conducted and coordinated tracing litigation worldwide. Recent cases include: acting for Coca Cola Enterprises (CCE) Ltd in proceedings against a former CCE employee; acting for a financial institution in Commercial Court proceedings against a former employer in respect of allegations of substantial misappropriation; advising an offshore client in relation to an ICC Arbitration in Geneva; acting for various plcs in internal investigations; acting for the former deputy chairman of JSC BTA Bank’s management board regarding claims totalling billions of dollars; acting for Russian individuals in arbitration proceedings in London involving contractual disputes; acting for a former director in claims brought by liquidators; acting in litigation against various financial institutions relating to futures tradings; defending various applications to disqualify directors; advising in a complex private trust case. Past cases include JSC BTA Bank, Grupo Torras, Peter Young/Morgan Grenfell, Credit Suisse v Cuoghi, Marc Rich, CWS/Andrew Regan/Zimet and the Secretary of State for Health’s cartel fraud case. Co-author of ‘Getting The Deal Through – Asset Recovery’, 2013 - 2017 editions. Sarah is a visiting professor of the University of Law.

Career

Trained Freshfields; qualified 1990; assistant solicitor Freshfields 1990-93; associate Peters & Peters 1994-97; partner 1997.

Member

London Litigation Solicitors Association.


London: Dispute resolution

Commercial litigation

Within: Commercial litigation

Peters & Peters Solicitors LLP is 'an excellent boutique for commercial work, with an emphasis on quality and customer service'. It is traditionally known for fraud matters but now acts in major commercial and corporate litigation with or without fraud elements. The team assists with high-profile, international cases, including matters where freezing and disclosure orders are obtained. Keith Oliver, Jonathan Tickner, Sarah Gabriel and Jason Woodland are all highly rated practitioners.

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