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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  • Anushka Handa

    Analyst

    Anushka graduated from the University of Warwick with an LLB (Hons). As an analyst, Anushka works on substantive legal and financial projects. Under attorney supervision, Anushka is currently assisting on matters involving claim monetization and dilution.

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

    tel. +44 (0) 20 7031 5574
  • Stephen Hayes

    Lawyer

    Stephen Hayes is an English-qualified solicitor highly experienced in financial products and services litigation, joint venture and partnership disputes, and trust and estate litigation. He regularly represents clients in the financial services industry in shareholder and corporate governance disputes often involving insolvency issues.

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

    tel. +44 (0) 20 3301 6571
  • Elizabeth Haywood

    Litigation Assistant

    Elizabeth Haywood, under the supervision of the firm’s lawyers, provides support on matters involving government enforcement defense and investigations, examinations and monitorships.

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    New York
    800 Third Avenue
    New York, New York 10022

    tel. +1 646 448-6247
  • Alaina R. Heine

    Lawyer

    Alaina Heine focuses her practice on high-stakes corporate restructuring, distressed debt and insolvency related disputes on behalf of both creditors and debtors, representing public and private companies, ad hoc and official committees, shareholder groups, hedge funds and private equity firms. She has experience in chapter 11 restructurings, out-of-court workouts, chapter 15 restructurings, chapter 7 liquidations, debtor-in-possession financings, settlement negotiations and section 363 sales.

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    New York
    800 Third Avenue
    New York, New York 10022

    tel. +1 646 993 1757
  • Kevin Henry

    Litigation Assistant

    Kevin Henry, under the supervision of the firm’s lawyers, provides support on matters involving international judgement enforcement and insolvency disputes. His recent matters include assisting with an international debt collection dispute and defense against claims of breach of fiduciary duty in liquidation proceedings.

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

    tel. +44 (0) 20 3301 6578
  • Vanessa Hernandez

    Senior Product Manager, Conversion

    Vanessa Hernandez is Senior Product Manager for Matter Conversion, overseeing strategy and driving the firm’s strategic priorities for all incoming potential new matters. In coordination with the Managing Director of Business Development, she is responsible for leading the entire lifecycle of incoming opportunities from new matter origination to client engagement through strategy formulation, business assessment, and client development support across various business units.

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    New York
    800 Third Avenue
    New York, New York 10022

    tel. +1 212 380 2589
  • Audrey Hirshberg

    Analyst

    Audrey Hirshberg, under the supervision of the firm's lawyers, provides support on matters involving international judgement enforcement and insolvency & debtor-creditor disputes. Her recent matters include assisting with the firm’s representation of the provisional joint liquidators for a Bermuda investment company in proceedings regarding an alleged multi-billion tax fraud scheme.

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    Washington DC
    WASHINGTON DC
    1919 M Street, NW
    Washington, DC 20036

    tel. +1 202 664 1903
  • Jeffrey Ho

    Lawyer

    Jeffrey Ho represents corporations, funds and other institutional clients in complex cross-border disputes and litigation with a nexus to the Asia Pacific region, often involving fraud and misconduct. He dilutes and defends against multi-million dollar claims and allegations of fraud on behalf of global clients and coordinates government investigations to defend client assets and interests. 

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    Hong Kong
    Champion Tower, 25th Floor
    3 Garden Road
    Central, Hong Kong

    tel. +852 2127 3221
  • Paul Hughes

    Lawyer

    Paul Hughes advises clients on matters involving cross-border shareholder and company disputes that have a nexus to the United Arab Emirates, splitting his practice between international arbitration and courts in the Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC). 

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

    tel. +971 4 454 3903
  • Nicholas Ickovic

    Lawyer

    Nicholas Ickovic is an experienced commercial litigator focused on representing institutional and individual clients in complex cross-border disputes involving financial products and services. He has experience in matters dealing with debt and equity securities issuances, contract disputes and shareholder disputes.

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    San Francisco
    150 California Street, 19th Floor
    San Francisco, California 94111

    tel. +1 415 582 4756