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Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer

Dispute Resolution: Litigation (International Firms)

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What the team is known for

Skilled litigation team, part of a comprehensive, global disputes practice, regularly acting for major corporations and banks on significant cross-border mandates. Also advises a roster of private equity funds. Involved in a wide range of commercial litigation, including a consistent flow of cases in the financial services sector, as well as notable telecommunications sector expertise. Has additional experience in regulatory investigations and enforcement.

Strengths

A client reports that the"overall level of service has been excellent," noting that the team's "strategic advice enabled us to settle on terms better than those obtained by other co-defendants."

Work highlights

Cooperated with the firm's New York office to advise the Chinese administrator of Reward Science and Technology Industry Group on a contested application for Chapter 15 bankruptcy.

Notable practitioners

Georgia Dawson leads the team and is highly regarded for handling commercial litigation and regulatory investigations for financial institutions and corporates. A client reports: "She has good judgement, keeps cool under pressure and is easy to work with, keeping the broader picture in mind and giving good strategic advice."

William Robinson has a diverse commercial disputes practice with clients including major domestic private equity funds, telecommunications companies and manufacturers. One source describes him as a "tour de force who writes outstanding letters."

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Dispute Resolution: Litigation (International Firms)

Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer

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55 Floor, One Island East, Quarry Bay

Hong Kong

Hong Kong

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Dispute Resolution: Litigation (International Firms)


Georgia Dawson
Band 3
William Robinson
Band 5