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Slaughter and May

Corporate Investigations

Band 4Europe-wideEurope 2021 View ranking table

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What the team is known for

London-based team utilising its strong 'best friends' network to assist clients with regulatory and criminal investigations, with significant expertise in cases of fraud and corruption. Further experience handling sanctions investigations and rate manipulation.


One source reports: "All of the lawyers are extremely bright, commercially astute and very good tactically."

"The speed of response from partner level is top notch," notes one interviewee, adding: "The associates are always high quality, super responsive and well versed in the area."

Notable practitioners

Key contacts Jonathan Cotton and Richard Swallow are based in London and co-head the firm's global investigations group.

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