• Boyse (International) Limited -v- NatWest Markets PLC (2020) : acting for the defendant bank in striking out a LIBOR manipulation claim on limitation grounds. This is believed to be the first case in which the English courts have considered limitation in the context of LIBOR claims.
  • Yuanda (UK) Company Limited -v- Multiplex Construction Europe Limited (2020) : acting for the London branch of an AsiaPac bank in injunction proceedings to restrain payment under a performance bond for GBP4.4m issued in respect of a major development in London.
  • Cunningham -v- Ellis (2018) :acting for a bank in striking out a claim for GBP38m based on allegations of fraud arising out of the appointment of administrators to a company.
  • Advising a mortgage lender on a range of litigation issues arising out of the abolition of a cap on its standard variable rate mortgage.
  • Acting for a bank in a GBP6.3m claim against valuers relating to cross collateralised assets in Manchester, Sheffield and Glasgow (2017).
  • Advising a major UK clearing bank in relation to an injunction restraining payment under a performance bond for EUR18.2m issued in respect of the construction of a biomass plant in the south of France (2018).
  • Acting for a bank in a GBP6.6m pound claim against the project monitor of a development of apartments which had been built in a defective manner (2016).
  • Ventra Investments Limited -v- Bank of Scotland : acting for the defendant bank in successfully striking out part of an GBP85m claim alleging the sale of a portfolio of real estate assets at an undervalue.(2017)
  • Crestsign Limited -v- National Westminster Bank Plc (2014) : acting for NatWest in the successful defence of a claim for the mis-selling of an interest rate swap. This case became a leading authority on the scope of a bank’s duty when providing information about products to customers.
  • Rahman -v- HSBC (2012) : acting for HSBC in successfully defending a claim challenging the appointment of receivers to a portfolio of real estate assets.