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Jake Calvert
Lawyer
London
Tower 42
25 Old Broad Street
London, EC2N 1HQ
+44 (0) 20 8164 5667
London
Tower 42
25 Old Broad Street
London, EC2N 1HQ
+44 (0) 20 8164 5667

Jake Calvert represents multinational corporations, state-owned entities and high-net-worth individuals, primarily in matters involving civil fraud and commercial disputes. He devises and executes strategies for victims of fraud and large-scale misappropriations to pursue claims and recover assets. Mr. Calvert also acts for companies and shareholders in corporate disputes, and in high-profile sports disputes. He has particular experience in Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA), especially the United Kingdom and Israel.

Before joining Kobre & Kim, Mr. Calvert practiced at specialist litigation boutique Cooke, Young & Keidan, where he focused on civil fraud and general commercial litigation, and founded the firm’s sports disputes practice.

Admissions

  • Solicitor-advocate, England & Wales

Education

  • The City Law School, Civil Higher Rights of Audience
  • BPP (Holborn), Legal Practice Course, Distinction
  • BPP (Waterloo), GDL, Commendation
  • University of Leeds, BA

 

Publications & Presentations

  • Co-author, “Is a parent company bound by an arbitration clause entered into by its subsidiary?” (January 2022)
  • Contributor, “Legal implications of the collapse of the European Super League project” (The Telegraph, April 2021)
  • Author, “Contractual Certainty” (Off the Pitch, November 2020)
  • Co-author, “Going Nuclear: Freezing Orders in Practice” (Thomson Reuters PLC Magazine, June 2019)
  • Co-author, “Are the assets of State-owned enterprises immune from the enforcement of arbitral awards?” (The Barrister, February 2019)

Credentials

Admissions

  • Solicitor-advocate, England & Wales

Education

  • The City Law School, Civil Higher Rights of Audience
  • BPP (Holborn), Legal Practice Course, Distinction
  • BPP (Waterloo), GDL, Commendation
  • University of Leeds, BA

Publications & Presentations

  • Co-author, “Is a parent company bound by an arbitration clause entered into by its subsidiary?” (January 2022)
  • Contributor, “Legal implications of the collapse of the European Super League project” (The Telegraph, April 2021)
  • Author, “Contractual Certainty” (Off the Pitch, November 2020)
  • Co-author, “Going Nuclear: Freezing Orders in Practice” (Thomson Reuters PLC Magazine, June 2019)
  • Co-author, “Are the assets of State-owned enterprises immune from the enforcement of arbitral awards?” (The Barrister, February 2019)