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Willkie Farr & Gallagher (UK) LLP

CITYPOINT, 1 ROPEMAKER STREET, LONDON, EC2Y 9AW, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 3580 4700
Fax:
Fax 020 3580 4800
Email:
Web:
www.willkie.com

Peter Burrell

Tel:
Work +44 20 3580 4702
Email:
Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP

Work Department

Compliance, Investigations & Enforcement

Position

Please see: http://www.willkie.com/professionals/b/burrell-peter


London: Risk advisory

Regulatory investigations and corporate crime

Within: Leading individuals

Peter Burrell - Willkie Farr & Gallagher (UK) LLP

Within: Regulatory investigations and corporate crime

Willkie Farr & Gallagher (UK) LLP advises corporates, financial institutions and individuals on cross-border bribery and corruption, financial crime, sanctions, money laundering and fraud issues. The firm is acting for Afren against two former directors charged with fraud by the SFO after a self-report, the alleged fraud is valued at over $500m. Another highlight includes acting for a FTSE 250 financial services firm in relation to an FCA investigation into LIBOR-related trades. The team is ‘super responsive, patient and thorough with the process of learning the nuances of a particular investigation and marketplace’. Peter Burrell heads the team, he has ‘a very caring and understanding personality and is very knowledgeable’ and Rita Mitchell is also recommended. Simon Osborn-King joined as partner from Slaughter and May and Paul Feldberg left to join Jenner & Block LLP.

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