Julian is a partner at Clyde & Co in the dispute resolution group. He handles litigation, arbitration and mediation of commercial and regulatory disputes.
In the area of commercial disputes Julian specialises in fraud and asset recovery actions. He has acted for and against governments, banks, insurers and individuals, and against the police and the Serious Fraud Office, in matters arising out of bribery and corruption, theft, fraud, dishonesty, money laundering, and insider dealing. He has obtained and resisted freezing and restraint orders, and acted in extradition cases and requests for mutual judicial assistance.
In the area of financial regulation he has acted for regulated firms and individuals, and for and against the regulators, including the FSA and the LME. Cases handled include breaches of the FSA principles, market abuse, perimeter breaches, fit and proper persons investigations, and disciplinary and authorisation cases, both before the High Court and the FSA’s Regulatory Decisions Committee.