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Clifford Chance LLP
E14 5JJ

Work Department

Litigation&Dispute Resolution



Lawyer Rankings

London > Crime, fraud and licensing > Fraud: civil

(Leading individuals)

Kelwin NichollsClifford Chance LLP

Clients note Clifford Chance LLP for combining ‘the might of a major international law firm with remarkable deftness of touch‘. The team has a strong track record in acting in fraud and asset recovery matters, often seeking interim relief and securing recoveries through trial or settlement. Kelwin Nicholls is knowledgeable in fraud disputes arising out of business transactions. The group is led by Russia, France and Middle East-specialist Matthew Scully, and also includes Roger Leese, who is sought out by trusts and financial services clients.

London > Corporate and commercial > Financial services: contentious

(Leading individuals)

Kelwin NichollsClifford Chance LLP

Clifford Chance LLP is home to a ‘first-class’ team, fronted by Carlos Conceicao, a former head of the FSA’s Wholesale Group who specialises in cases of market abuse; his team also leverages Dorian Drew’s proficiency in handling cases brought by multiple regulators, including the PRA and FCA, as well as Oliver Pegden’s experience in wholesale market conduct issues. Elsewhere, Kelwin Nicholls has recently handled sizeable disputes in the blockchain and commodities sectors, while Samantha Ward deploys her technology know-how when supporting on FCA, SFO, European Commission and CMA-related proceedings.