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Work 020 7691 4000
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Fax 020 7691 4111
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191 LONDON CHANCERY LANE WC2
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www.edwincoe.com

Ali Zaidi

Tel:
Work 020 7691 4000
Email:
Web:
www.edwincoe.com/our-people/ali-zaidi/
Edwin Coe LLP

Work Department

Head of Litigation and of the Restructuring & Insolvency team

Position

Ali Zaidi is the Head of Litigation and of the Restructuring & Insolvency team. He has worked on several high profile Insolvency cases including multi-million pound bankruptcy and corporate Ponzi frauds.

He has experience in asset tracing abroad, pursuing and defending claims of misfeasance by directors, conducting Insolvency Act examinations, advising on asset avoidance schemes, pursuing directors personally for deceit and defending directors in disqualification proceedings.

He also has extensive experience of commercial litigation matters ranging from fraud investigations to partnership and shareholder disputes.

He is a past member of the Disciplinary and Regulatory Committee of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants. He regularly lectures to groups of Insolvency Practitioners and Chartered Accountants and is a past Law Society Committee Member.

Career

Qualified 1990; salaried partner Edwin Coe 2000; equity partner 2004; regularly lectures to groups of insolvency practitioners and accountants.

Member

Member Admissions Licensing and Disciplinary Committee of ACCA
Executive committee member of the London Chamber of Commerce and Industry
Asian Business Association
Institute of Asian Professionals
Law Society Council membership Committee.

Education

South Bank University 2(1)

Leisure

Watching Crystal Palace FC underachieve


London: Dispute resolution

Commercial litigation

Within: Commercial litigation

Edwin Coe LLP has a strong bias towards claimant work and fraud matters, and undertakes a wide range of high-profile work, from defamations, to disciplinary work, to contentious IP, competition and property disputes. Litigation and dispute resolution team head David Greene has a niche class action practice and Ali Zaidi is restructuring and insolvency head. Nick Neocleous is also highly regarded, and Zahira Hussain, Fred Sheppard and  Thomas Johnson are the key senior associates.

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