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Barry specialises in international arbitration and commercial litigation. He trained and practised at Jones Day before joining Pinsent Masons. At LexisNexis, Barry is Head of Arbitration and Head of the Lexis®PSL Dispute Resolution Group.

In practice, Barry’s work included commercial, aviation and technology arbitrations pursuant to international arbitral rules, involving UK and international clients. He also has a background in general commercial, civil fraud and IT litigation, including experience before the High Court. While in private practice, Barry worked with a broad range of clients from the private and public sectors.

At LexisNexis, when not focused on the strategic development and operational requirements of the Dispute Resolution Group, Barry’s content work focuses on the law and practice of international commercial arbitration and investment treaty arbitration. In addition to his work for Lexis®PSL, Barry contributes to the LexisNexis Dispute Resolution Blog and New Law Journal on litigation and arbitration matters

Gillian is a member of the Corporate Crime and Dispute Resolution teams at LexisPSL.

In practice, Gillian gained a reputation as an excellent litigator, specialising in fraud, white collar crime, civil forfeiture and other litigation under the Proceeds of Crime Act 2002. She defended national and international proceedings brought by the SFO, FCA, HMRC, NCA and CPS as well as other regulatory bodies. She also has experience of regulatory investigations. Gillian has advised clients in all aspects of criminal law but specifically in relation to fraud and corruption allegations, money laundering, and tax evasion. Earlier in her career at the Crown Prosecution Service and Revenue and Customs Prosecution Service, Gillian worked on a number of noteworthy general crime and proceeds of crime cases. 

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A launch for London International Disputes Week
Dispute Resolution

A unique dispute resolution collective has launched London International Disputes Week (LIDW), with the inaugural event set for 7–10 May 2019. This post introduces some...

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Dispute Resolution

In a judgment littered with criticism of the decision below, the Court of Appeal has allowed ENRC’s appeal against the declarations made by Mrs Justice Andrews in May...

Situs of debt for third party debt order (Hardy Exploration & Production (India) Inc v Government of India)
Dispute Resolution

The case of Hardy Exploration & Production (India) Inc v Government of India [2018] EWHC 1916 (Comm) concerned an application for a discharge of an interim third...

An interview with Julian Acratopulo—the new president of the LSLA
Dispute Resolution

Julian Acratopulo, partner at Clifford Chance, and the new president of the London Solicitors’ Litigation Association (LSLA), warns that competition for international...

Court of Appeal—debt collection firm is not vicariously liable for tortious acts of bailiffs (Kafagi v JBW Group Limited)
Dispute Resolution

In this case, the Court of Appeal decided that the respondent debt collection firm was not vicariously liable for the tortious acts (arising out of assault, battery and...

MWB Business Exchange Centres v Rock Advertising Limited
Dispute Resolution

“Modern litigation rarely raises truly fundamental issues in the law of contract.  This appeal is exceptional.  It raises two of them”: MWB Business Exchange Centres v...

CPR Changes and Practice Direction amendments: what comes into force on 7 May 2018?
Dispute Resolution

The Ministry of Justice has circulated The Civil Procedure (Amendment No 2) Rules 2018, SI 2018/479 which makes changes to Part 2, Part 36 and Part 45 of the Civil...

Limitation at Midnight
Dispute Resolution

When a cause of action accrues during the course of a day, that day is disregarded for limitation purposes and the clock is said to start ticking from the start of the...

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Dispute Resolution

Three recent judgments dealing with the already tricky concept of privilege have produced an increasingly rocky terrain for those advising corporates on internal...

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