Experience

Sophie’s recent work includes:

  • Acting for a property developer in a breach of contract and breach of fiduciary duty claim, involving complex issues of asset tracing across several jurisdictions
  • Acting for the shareholders of an oil company in multi-jurisdictional litigation against a Russian state-owned company
  • Acting for an Irish bank in relation to the tracing of assets worldwide in connection with conspiracy proceedings
  • Acting for a French consortium in a claim for fraudulent misrepresentation against an Indian manufacturing company.

Expertise

Sophie’s recent work has had a particular emphasis on civil fraud. Sophie has experience across a range of civil fraud disputes including claims involving asset tracing, freezing injunctions, gagging orders and applications for Norwich Pharmacal relief.

Career

Before joining Stewarts, Sophie spent seven years at Olswang LLP where she trained and qualified. During her time at Olswang, Sophie spent six months on secondment to IBM and several months working on various arbitrations in Olswang’s Singapore office.

Personal

Sophie enjoys ballet, scuba diving and skiing. She is a trustee of Camden Carers Service, a charity which offers advice, support and activities for family and unpaid carers across Camden.