Ra'eesa qualified into the Dispute Resolution team in March 2018 and is based in our London office, having previously completed a six month secondment to British American Tobacco. Ra'eesa has worked on a range of commercial litigation matters, including fraud, banking and contractual disputes. Ra'eesa is also a committee member of the Junior London Solicitors Litigation Association.
Ra'eesa's experience includes acting for:
- a major international bank relating to its defence of a high profile claim brought by a sovereign wealth fund in connection with a $200m five year note and an alleged fraudulent and corrupt scheme
- a provider of fund management services in relation to professional negligence claims arising from its management of the disposal of a portfolio of properties owned by a fund.
- a leading insurance company in a number of contractual claims
- a large financial institution in a high value claim for fraudulent misrepresentation