Mayer Brown’s European dispute resolution practice is staffed by over 100 litigators across offices in London, Brussels, Paris and Frankfurt. Dispute resolution is a core practice area at the firm and the lawyers in the team have worked on numerous cases for financial institutions.
Alistair Graham is highlighted as one of the team’s key figures with expertise in commercial and transactions, banking, insolvency and white-collar crime matters.
Case highlights include work for UBS on an appeal of a decision of a case against Kommunale Wasserwerke Leipzig related to structured finance transactions. The firm also advised HSBC Holdings on breach of contract claims related to the sale of equities.
The firm’s casework also highlights its IP litigation work including representing Sigma Designs and ARM in a patent infringement case against Advanced Silicon Technologies.
New hires during the research period include partners Sam Eastwood and Jason Hungerford who joined from Norton Rose Fulbright.
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