Deborah Finkler

Managing Partner

As the Managing Partner, Deborah works closely with the Senior Partner to develop and promote the firm’s strategy and global approach, and with the COO to oversee the strategic running of the firm.

Deborah’s practice covers the broad spectrum of commercial litigation as well as domestic and cross-border investigations. She acts on substantial and complex commercial disputes for a wide range of clients, as well as on restructuring and insolvency.

Deborah is regarded as one of the UK’s leading lawyers in the field of banking and commercial litigation and regulatory investigation. She has acted for many major financial institutions across a spectrum of contentious matters, including acting for major financial institutions in relation to LIBOR and FX. Deborah has also led the company's teams on various financial crime and mis-selling enforcement actions brought by the FCA.

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  • Managing Partner

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