The Serious Fraud Office - defence of the damages claim brought by the Tchenguiz brothers

31 Jul 2014

Slaughter and May represented the Serious Fraud Office on its defence of the damages claims brought by Vincent and Robert Tchenguiz and various of their business interests. The claims, which were said to be worth a total of £300 million, were all settled by 31 July 2014 for a total of £4.5million, with costs to be determined.


Disputes and Investigations: Jonathan Cotton (partner), Sarah Lee (partner), Ella Williams (associate), Damian Taylor (associate), Kimia Shedy (associate), Philippa Hofbrucker (associate), Jeremy Sher (associate), Peter Sadler (associate), Greg Beres (associate)

Counsel instructed for trial: James Eadie QC (Blackstone Chambers), Charles Graham QC (One Essex Court), Pushpinder Saini QC (Blackstone Chambers), Simon Colton (One Essex Court), James Segan (Blackstone Chambers), Katherine Hardcastle (6KBW College Hill) and Patricia Burns (One Essex Court)

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