Mei Wong > CANDEY > London, England > Lawyer Profile
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Litigation: Corporate & Commercial
Recognised by the Legal 500 as a “Rising Star”, Mei has a broad range of experience in commercial litigation and international arbitration. Mei has acted for corporations and high profile individuals in company related disputes particularly minority shareholder and boardroom fall outs. Her significant courtroom experience includes cases in both the Court of Appeal and Supreme Court. Mei has extensive experience in complex multi-jurisdictional arbitrations. Notable recent arbitrations include a dispute between shareholders of a Russian bank, the arbitration has also resulted in numerous Cypriot and High Court injunctions. Mei has also recently acted in an arbitration involving a sharesholders’ dispute over a CIS coal mine.
As a result of her multi-jurisdictional case load, Mei often works with lawyers and clients across Europe, CIS and the Middle East.
Trained and qualified 2015 Aslan Charles Kousetta LLP (now ACK Media Law LLP); Sheridans (2015-2018); CANDEY (2018)
Newcastle University BA Hons in Polictical Science (2009, Upper 2:1); University College London, MA Political Science (2010); BPP University Law School (2013, Distinction)
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Boutique firm CANDEY has a strong track record featuring in significant High Court and Court of Appeal cases that have either created new law or clarified existing law. Also notable is that the practice is highly rated for disputes involving the CIS, US, BVI and Cyprus. The group is jointly led by managing partner Ashkhan Candey and Andrew Dunn, who is a specialist in shareholder disputes and company law matters. Also integral to the group is Muhammed Haque QC, who regularly appears as leading counsel in high-profile and high-value commercial litigation. James Collins is experienced in proceedings brought in the English High Court. Yuri Botiuk is also a key individual. At senior solicitor level, Mei Wong has a broad range of experience in general commercial litigation and ADR matters.