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  • May 21, 2019

    PCB Litigation has been named by Who's Who Legal as Asset Recovery Firm of the Year for 2019. Celebrating its 40th anniversary this year, PCB would like to thank its staff, clients and colleagues worldwide for their continuing support which has enabled it to gain this global recognition.

    Those 40 years have ...

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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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FRAUD UPDATES

  • June 11, 2019
    PCB succeeds in Libyan Investment Authority claim

    PCB Litigation has succeeded in halting a high profile claim against its client, Mr Giahmi.  In a judgment handed down today, the Commercial Court found that the claim brought by the Libyan Investment Authority against Mr Giahmi was time barred and that there had been a serious breach by the Libyan Investment Authority ...

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  • May 21, 2019
    PCB named Asset Recovery Firm of the Year

    PCB Litigation has been named by Who's Who Legal as Asset Recovery Firm of the Year for 2019. Celebrating its 40th anniversary this year, PCB would like to thank its staff, clients and colleagues worldwide for their continuing support which has enabled it to gain this global recognition.

    Those 40 years have ...

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  • April 24, 2019
    PCB obtains Freezing and Search Orders in “one of Russia’s biggest ever alleged bank frauds”

    PCB’s litigation team has assisted Vneshprombank in obtaining extensive Worldwide Freezing, Search, Disclosure and Passport Surrender Orders against Georgy Bedzhamov. The Orders were granted by the English High Court, freezing Mr Bedzhamov’s worldwide assets up to £1.34 billion.

    Vneshprombank collapsed and its liquidator, the Deposit Insurance Agency subsequently discovered what it believed to be an ...

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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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