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  • April 12, 2019

    Rachel Turner’s analysis of a recent case concerning freezing orders, search orders and Norwich Pharmacal relief in aid of enforcement of foreign arbitration awards was published by Lexis®PSL on 29 March 2019. A copy can be found here.

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  • February 6, 2019

    Trevor Mascarenhas was named the winner of the Client Choice Award for Arbitration and ADR for the UK for 2019.


    PCB litigation (led by Steven Philippsohn) were recommended by Leaders League as one of the Best Law Firms specializing in Commercial Litigation in the UK.
    In a judgment handed down on 7 February 2019 ...

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  • January 8, 2019

    PCB Litigation successfully obtained judgment in a dispute concerning the ownership and use of a client’s electronic assets including its valuable domain.


    Natalie Todd’s analysis of a recent case concerning the form of words routinely adopted into the standard form freezing order was published on the Asset Recovery Next Gen Hub ...

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FRAUD UPDATES

  • November 5, 2018
    Triple Success for PCB Litigation

    PCB Litigation is delighted to share last week’s triple success. We have continued to be highly ranked in Legal 500 and Chambers & Partners – including in Tier 1 for civil fraud work where we are described as "an absolute go-to for complex, high value multi-jurisdictional commercial fraud claims”, and we have also ...

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  • July 23, 2018
    English Court extends ambit of claims for transactions defrauding creditors

    The recent decision of the English Court of Appeal in Orexim Trading Limited v Mahavir Port and Terminal Private Limited has confirmed the existence of another tool in the fight against fraudsters, enabling victims of fraud and insolvency practitioners alike to pursue overseas targets who have been involved in transactions entered into at an undervalue ...

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  • October 23, 2017
    PCB Litigation obtains maximum prison sentence against contemnor defendant

    On 19 October 2017, and following a string of prior successes for the Bank of Moscow (see here and here), PCB Litigation has obtained a rare maximum two-year prison sentence against Russian judgment debtor Andrey Chernyakov. The sentence was handed down for several contempts of Court by Mr Chernyakov arising out of breaches ...

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NEWSLETTER

  • June 1, 2017
    Partnership Appointment

    PCB Litigation is delighted to announce that Jon Felce has joined the partnership on 1 June. Since joining the team in 2014 from a leading international firm, Jon has obtained a number of extremely successful results for his clients including a series of ground-breaking orders. Jon has significant experience in complex, high value domestic and ...

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  • November 7, 2016
    Choosing the right specialist fraud lawyer to avoid pursuing a claim with no merit

    The recent judgment of Mr Justice Mann, sitting in the Chancery Division in the case of Mortgage Agency Services Number One Limited v Cripps Harries LLP EWHC 2482, highlights the importance of instructing specialist lawyers such as PCB Litigation, who understand the components of - and know what is required to claim and establish ...

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  • October 19, 2016
    Marathon man forfeits profit share

    Whilst there are circumstances in which a fiduciary can lose its right to remuneration, a recent case has considered whether that principle extends to the profit share of a partner in a partnership or as a member of a LLP. In Hosking v Marathon Asset Management LLP, an arbitrator had held that a partner was liable ...

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