Nick Cherryman Bolsters Kobre & Kim’s Cross-Border Disputes Capabilities in the UK
June 12, 2019
LONDON, Wednesday, June 12 – Nick Cherryman, one of the leading international commercial disputes lawyers in London, joined Kobre & Kim as a partner in its London office this month.
Mr. Cherryman handles complex multi-jurisdictional matters, including international judgment enforcement and asset recovery, insolvency, and other complex disputes frequently arising out of allegations of fraud and misconduct.
“Our matters typically require litigating in multiple countries, involving challenging projects in Central Asia, Eastern Europe, the Middle East and Africa, among other places” said Steven Kobre, founding partner of Kobre & Kim. “Many of the most prominent practitioners in this field are based in London, and we have long admired Nick’s recognized expertise in this area.”
“I am joining Kobre & Kim because of the firm’s specialized focus,” Mr. Cherryman said. He added, “It is a market leader in international investigations and disputes involving alleged fraud and misconduct, and is widely recognized for its successes in cases relating to protected and hidden assets, so for a practitioner specializing in this area, the firm is a perfect fit.”
Mr. Cherryman has consistently been recognized in legal rankings, including a 2019 ranking as a Leading Disputes Lawyer for Commercial Litigation in Legal 500, which described him as “an extraordinary specialist and highly reliable person, whose commitment to excellence and sharp instincts of a court lawyer make his performance unparalleled.”
Before joining Kobre & Kim, Mr. Cherryman practiced at King & Spalding, where his practice focused on representing major corporations, investment funds, financial institutions and ultra-high net worth individuals in complex disputes with cross-border elements.
About Kobre & Kim
Kobre & Kim is a global Am Law 200 law firm that focuses on cross-border disputes and investigations, often involving fraud and misconduct. Our specialized, integrated product offerings allow the firm to address clients’ underlying problems, whether they are legal, financial or reputational. For example, the firm has deep experience working on behalf of both creditors and debtors in international claims litigation, strengthening our ability to deliver on both sides of these disputes. For ultra-high-net-worth individuals with global business interests, we deploy cross-border litigation and crisis management strategies to preserve assets, liberty and reputation. We primarily act as special advocates in sensitive situations requiring independence and conflict-free advocacy.