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Mishcon de Reya LLP

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AFRICA HOUSE, 70 KINGSWAY, LONDON, WC2B 6AH, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 3321 7000
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Fax 020 7404 5982
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37954 KINGSWAY
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https://www.mishcon.com
London, New York

Janet Tobin

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Work 020 3321 7419
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Mishcon de Reya LLP

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Private

Position

Janet is a Legal Director in Mishcon Private. Her practice centres on commercial disputes for successful entrepreneurs and owner-managed businesses. These claims are complex, high value, usually multi-jurisdictional and often include allegations of fraud. Janet has in-depth experience of director/shareholder claims, partnership disputes, trust and succession issues and large-scale contract disputes across a wide range of sectors. Her clients are generally high profile and/or high net worth individuals, corporations, families or family offices.

 

Career

Legal Director, Mishcon de Reya LLP

Managing Associate, Mishcon de Reya LLP

Senior Counsel, Taylor Wessing LLP

Associate, Taylor Wessing LLP

Solicitor, Lyons Davidson LLP                           

 

Member

Janet is a member of the London Solicitors Litigation Association.


London: Private client

Contentious trusts and probate

Within: Contentious trusts and probate

The ‘highly ratedMark Keenan  leads the team at Mishcon de Reya LLP, which is ‘undoubtedly first-class and is remarkable for its tenacity and attention to detail’. Other members of the excellent team include Peter Steen, managing associate Jessica Medus  who is ‘very able’ and legal director Janet Tobin who is a ‘very good operator’. James Smith  is described as an ‘up-and-coming associate who is meticulous in his attention to detail’. Keenan is adept at handling complex domestic and international trust and succession disputes often acting for ultra-high-net-worth individuals in cases frequently involving freezing injunctions and asset recovery in offshore jurisdictions. Active clients include Lord Weymouth, The Dowager Countess of Bathurst, Signia Wealth Limited and Lo Kai Shui.

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