The cyber threat landscape is evolving at pace, and with cryptocurrency forging a new digital economy, businesses need an in-depth understanding of the risks and responsibilities involved.
We are experienced acting in cases of both cybercrime and in the recovery of crypto assets, drawing on our extensive fraud, regulatory and compliance expertise to guide clients through this now-mainstream space.
We are conflict-free dispute specialists, accustomed to working with both in-house and external experts to help our clients react quickly and effectively to any cyber breach. As well as working swiftly to recover any cryptocurrency losses.
Our notable experience
Acting in relation to the illegitimate withholding of cryptocurrency by an overseas exchange, leading to a complete recovery.
Obtaining numerous disclosure orders against banks in order to obtain information about funds stolen through email fraud.
Obtaining declaratory relief and the return of funds traced into the hands of banks holding the proceeds of email fraud.
Advising on disputes between customers and suppliers, where the customer has been induced to pay a fraudster who has digitally impersonated the supplier.
We have worked with clients from around the world, who seek us out for our outcome-driven approach and pragmatic advice. We ensure every case is tailored to meet the needs of each client – often leaning on our litigation colleagues to support arbitration proceedings, for example in the case of interim relief applications.
With one of the most experienced teams in the country, we routinely tackle asset seizure and forfeiture investigations for a wide range of clients. We have established a number of legal precedents in this space, and have become the go-to firm for proactive, expert advice.
In a fast-evolving, global environment, where penalties for any breach are severe and the need to bring timely challenges is crucial, our sanctions team provides specialist advice, backed by worldwide experience.