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Philip Rubens

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Teacher Stern LLP

Work Department

Dispute Resolution

Position

Philip is a highly regarded solicitor advocate with a very good record in commercial disputes and recognised expertise in contentious financial services.

Philip’s financial services expertise includes advice in relation to hedge funds, crowd funding, peer to peer lending, corporate internal investigations, dawn raids, foreign investigations, insider dealing, spread betting, wall-crossing, misleading statements and practices, contracts for differences, market abuse, market manipulation, bookbuilding, breaches of Listing Rules, Approved Persons, corporate finance issues, swaps misselling, high income products, perimeter, Isdafix, unregulated collective investment schemes, financial promotion, money laundering and overallotment. He advises on issues of conduct of business – e.g. best execution, customer order priority misselling of non packaged products. He has appeared as advocate before the Regulatory and Decisions Committee of the FCA. Philip’s financial services clients include brokers, hedge fund managers and investment bankers.

Litigation in the Higher Courts conducted by Philip includes group actions relating to breaches of section 90 and 90(A) FSMA 2000, fraud, insolvency, swaps misselling, professional negligence, trust disputes and breaches of contract. His arbitrations in relation to a number of industries including Financial Services, Telecoms and Oil and Gas include references to the LCIA as well as participating in ad hoc arbitrations.

Career

Partner - Teacher Stern, Partner - Cooke, Young & Keidan, Partner - Finers Stephens Innocent


London: Dispute resolution

Banking litigation: investment and retail

Within: Banking litigation: investment and retail

Teacher Stern LLP has a largely conflict-free platform and 'a lot of experience in banking litigation'. Head of financial services dispute resolution, Philip Rubens, is widely respected for large-scale actions against the banks for the mis-selling of financial products, and David Bowman is an experienced senior associate.

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Commercial litigation

Within: Commercial litigation

Teacher Stern LLP's 'experienced, efficient team provides a complete litigation service'. The practice covers contractual and shareholder actions, fraud and asset tracing claims, mis-selling disputes, and professional negligence. The key contacts are insolvency head Navinder Grover as well as  Jack Rabinowicz, Clare Toomer, Rajesh Pabla and Philip Rubens.

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