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Peters & Peters Solicitors LLP

Work Department

Commercial litigation/international and domestic civil fraud.


Sarah Gabriel is a partner specialising in commercial litigation and arbitration. Sarah’s particular expertise is in the field of civil fraud and she has wide experience of internal investigations.
Sarah is frequently called upon to advise in high value, complex multi-jurisdictional fraud related matters, on behalf of both claimants and defendants. Sarah has wide experience leading teams working across various jurisdictions to secure evidence and find, seize and recover assets. She also often acts for defendants and has successfully discharged freezing orders and defeated contempt proceedings. She is used to managing cases involving parallel civil, criminal and regulatory proceedings.

Sarah acts in commercial disputes both in Court and in ad hoc, domestic and international arbitrations for both claimants and defendants.

Sarah actively promotes the early resolution of disputes including through expert led processes and through mediation.

She acts on behalf of governmental, corporate and individual clients and has particular experience litigating against banks. Sarah is consistently ranked highly be the leading legal directories.


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


• International Bar Association (IBA)
• Commercial Fraud Lawyers Association (CFLA)
• London Solicitors Litigation Association (LSLA)

Lawyer Rankings

London > Crime, fraud and licensing > Fraud: civil

(Leading individuals)

Sarah GabrielPeters & Peters Solicitors LLP

The highly regarded team at Peters & Peters Solicitors LLP is a go-to choice for numerous governments, multinational corporations and ultra-high net worth individuals. It often acts in freezing and disclosure orders, and has notable expertise in cross-border cases. Practice head Jonathan Tickner is a key contact for multi-jurisdictional emergency procedures, while Sarah Gabriel is the name to note for internal investigations. Keith Oliver is another individual with longstanding expertise in the field.

London > Dispute resolution > Commercial litigation: mid-market

In addition to its widely respected fraud expertise, Peters & Peters Solicitors LLP‘s commercial disputes team routinely acts in high-value and internationally flavoured cases that are complex and politically sensitive. Department head Jonathan Tickner also leads the firm’s fraud and commercial disputes group; international head Keith Oliver and Sarah Gabriel both have longstanding commercial litigation experience; and Jason Woodland represents both individuals and corporates in complex disputes that frequently involve fraud allegation. Growth within the team includes commercial litigation expert Emma Ruane being elevated to the partnership.