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8 STONE BUILDINGS, LINCOLN'S INN, LONDON, WC2A 3TA, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0203 370 8888
Fax:
Fax 0203 328 7778
Email:
Web:
www.candey.com

Andrew Dunn

Tel:
Work 020 3328 7780
Email:
Web:
www.candey.com
CANDEY

Work Department

Corporate & Commercial litigation

Position

Andrew is a specialist in shareholder disputes, company law and insolvency. He has acted for clients and teams all over the world including Russia, US, Hong Kong, Singapore, Japan, Europe, Equatorial Guinea and the Caribbean. He regularly receives instructions and referrals from other international lawyers particularly in Russia, the Caribbean and US. Recent successes include acting for a minority shareholder against a large NASDAQ technology company, a US$ 150 million settlement in proceedings before the courts of Bermuda, a ground-breaking US$ 500 million arbitration against an international investment bank and success against the Government in the Court of Appeal in a matter concerning pension rights. Current cases include a multi-million pound fraud claim against a bank, an off-shore trust claim, conspiracy claims against a finance house and a professional advisory firm, worldwide freezing injunction proceedings on behalf of a two overseas banks, a warranty claim for a global manufacturer, a London partnership dispute, and an international Bitcoin dispute. Andrew regularly acts in international arbitrations with a particular knowledge of the rules of LCIA, ICC and HKIAC. He has been involved in insolvency work throughout his career, from acting for the Bank of India in the BCCI litigation to representing insolvency practitioners, entrepreneurs and directors at every level. He worked in-house for Nissan during the 2008 global financial crisis. Andrew takes appointments as an LPA Receiver and is admitted as a Solicitor in the British Virgin Islands (Supreme Court of the Eastern Caribbean).

Career

Penningtons, London (2002); partner, CANDEY (2011).

Education

Newcastle University (Law and Accountancy); College of Law, Chester.

Leisure

Sport, mountaineering, shooting, art, music and wine.


London: Dispute resolution

Commercial litigation

Within: Commercial litigation

Candey is praised for its 'attention to detail and capacity to work under pressure'. The practice is rated for complex shareholder, securities and joint venture disputes. Managing partner Ashkhan Candey  heads the department with Andrew Dunn; Yuri Botiuk and James Collins are also experienced advisers. Mo Haque QC was hired from Campbells' BVI office.

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