Our People

Our global offices allow us to bring together the right team of U.S. litigators, English barristers and solicitors (including King's Counsel), Hong Kong solicitors, and offshore lawyers equipped to handle the unique issues inherent in complex cross-border disputes and investigations. Our team of lawyers includes former U.S. federal and state prosecutors, English and offshore judges, and arbitrators. 

Our team of legal analysts work closely with the lawyers and, under their supervision, provide research and analysis for every stage of a matter. In addition, the lawyers are supported by an executive team of technology, e-discovery, case management, and public relations professionals to provide clients with practical business solutions that complement the legal strategy. 

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  • Richard Clarke

    Lawyer

    Richard is an English barrister focused on resolving international commercial disputes, typically involving cross-border claims, civil fraud and insolvency. He advises multinational corporations, investors and individuals on the monetization and defense of claims, financial instruments, judgments and arbitral awards. Mr. Clarke often assists clients facing atypical events with the potential to impact the future course their business, including in M&A, joint venture and shareholder disputes.

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    Dubai
    Office 27-01, Level 27
    ICD Brookfield DIFC
    P.O. Box 506778, Dubai, UAE

    tel. +971 4 454 3908
  • Tyler Clarke

    Litigation Assistant

    Tyler Clarke, under the supervision of the firm’s lawyers, provides support on matters involving insolvency and debtor-creditor disputes.

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    New York
    800 Third Avenue
    New York, New York 10022

    tel. +1 212 380 2582
  • Sarah Closser

    Analyst

    Sarah Closser, under the supervision of the firm’s lawyers, provides support on complex special situations disputes, investigations, and monitorships. 

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    New York
    800 Third Avenue
    New York, New York 10022

    tel. +1 646 448 6201
  • Jonathan D. Cogan

    Lawyer

    Jonathan D. Cogan is an experienced trial lawyer who regularly serves as lead counsel in high-stakes complex civil litigation as well as in government enforcement defense matters against the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ), U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) and U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), among others.

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    New York
    800 Third Avenue
    New York, New York 10022

    tel. +1 212 488 1206
  • John Conte

    Lawyer

    John Conte represents a diverse array of parties in insolvency-related disputes and investigations. 

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    New York
    800 Third Avenue
    New York, New York 10022

    tel. +1 646 453 1172
  • Benjamin Cooper

    Lawyer

    Benjamin Cooper is an experienced civil lawyer who represents institutional and individual clients in complex commercial litigation and investigations.

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    New York
    800 Third Avenue
    New York, New York 10022

    tel. +1 646 448 6226
  • Lucy Crerend

    Analyst

    Lucy Crerend, under the supervision of the firm’s lawyers, provides support on matters involving government enforcement defense and special situations disputes. 

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    New York
    800 Third Avenue
    New York, New York 10022

    tel. +1 929 895 2806
  • Richard Curtis

    Assistant General Counsel

    As Assistant General Counsel of Kobre & Kim, Richard Curtis plays a key leadership role in providing legal and ethical counsel to the firm. Mr. Curtis works with attorneys and firm leadership to help mitigate risk upon consideration of new matters as well as throughout the course of engagements, playing a key role in maintaining the firm's unique conflict-free profile.

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    London
    Tower 42
    25 Old Broad Street
    London, EC2N 1HQ

    tel. +44 (0) 20 3301 5725
  • Molly Daly

    Specialist Analyst

    Molly Daly, under the supervision of the firm’s lawyers, provides support on matters involving international judgment enforcement. 

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    New York
    800 Third Avenue
    New York, New York 10022

    tel. +1 646 971 1397
  • Anna de Bernardi

    Analyst

    Anna de Bernardi, under the supervision of the firm’s lawyers, provides support on matters involving international judgment enforcement and government enforcement defense. Her recent matters include assisting in offshore asset tracing and recovery efforts as well as providing strategic advice to a client in an ongoing criminal investigation in various jurisdictions.

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    Miami
    201 South Biscayne Boulevard, Suite 1900
    Miami, Florida 33131

    tel. +1 917 715 3011