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

Steven Philippsohn has again been recognised by Thomson Reuters in its Super Lawyers London for 2015.

The “simply outstanding”, “highly qualified” and “extremely skilled” team at PCB Litigation was top-ranked again by The Legal 500 in Civil Fraud, in particular for its representation of the primary defendant to a $1bn claim and its instruction by Bank St. Petersburg in a cross-border asset recovery case. “Unparalleled” “doyen” and “strategic thinker” Steven Philippsohn was again listed as a leading individual, Anthony Riem was described as “tremendous”, “great for complicated cases” and as having “magnificent client-handling skills”, whilst Trevor Mascarenhas was described as a “genius” with a “fine intellect” and a “remarkable lawyer”.

PCB Litigation was recognised for being home to a trio of “outstanding” asset recovery lawyers by the International “Who’s Who” Legal Asset Recovery 2015: “world-class” Steven Philippsohn (one of only five Most Highly Regarded Individuals in Europe), “great tactician” Anthony Riem and Trevor Mascarenhas.