Total commitment to effective solutions

PCB Litigation has an unmatched track record in securing clients’ objectives in complex contentious matters of all types. We regularly succeed where other law firms have failed. We are entirely focused on getting results for the client and we act for the biggest names in the business world – throughout the world.

We are distinguished by

  • hands-on involvement by partners from start to finish
  • a strong-minded, realistic approach with the ‘gloves off’ where necessary
  • a single-minded, dogged persistence
  • our international experience
  • creativity in looking at problems (and solutions) in the round and not just from the legal perspective.

We work across a wide range of fraud, asset recovery and commercial disputes as well as other matters across various industry sectors, including financial, energy and natural resources, telecommunications, and real estate.

We have a particular strength in the provision of strategic oversight and management of cases which involve several law firms at the cross-border level. Membership of the Fraudnet group gives us immediate contact like-minded lawyers across more than 60 jurisdictions.

On numerous occasions the firm has won landmark decisions in the highest courts. Both the firm and individual partners are recognized in the principal Legal Directories and in other accolades.

So if you have a problem which needs a dedicated and inventive team with a highly pragmatic approach contact Steven Philippsohn, Anthony Riem or Trevor Mascarenhas for a preliminary discussion.

Latest news

Anthony Riem has been selected as one of the five most highly regarded individuals in Europe in Asset Recovery in the Whos Who 2016 Asset Recovery Analysis released today. It provided the following analysis of PCB:

London-based fraud boutique PCB Litigation is a “prominent firm in the UK market”. Founding partner Steven Philippsohn is renowned for being “a true visionary in the field” whose “strategic acumen and long-standing experience” has seen his small firm compete with the likes of the international heavyweights. The highly regarded Anthony Riem is also singled out as a “stellar practitioner” who “navigates complex structures and transactions with ease”. Clients were effusive in their praise of Riem, describing him as a “wonderful operator with particular expertise dealing with, and against, offshore firms”. Additionally, peers and clients alike commend Trevor Mascarenhas for his “intelligent handling of complex cases”. One source described him as a “formidable opponent” who is “rigorous, insightful and full of conviction”


PCB Litigation has been instructed by a major international company on a worldwide fraud investigation


PCB have been retained to pursue a $ billion claim in 7 jurisdictions


PCB Litigation has been instructed by a major international company on a multi-million dollar fraud procurement investigation