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Conrad Walker

Consultant

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Conrad Walker

Conrad Walker

Consultant

People

Conrad Walker

Conrad Walker

Consultant

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Conrad has extensive experience in commercial and corporate litigation and arbitration. He focuses on complex banking and financial services related disputes. He also deals with corporate disputes, including those arising out of company acquisitions (such as shareholder disputes and warranty and misrepresentation actions), disputes concerning breach of duty by professionals (lawyers and accountants) and regulatory matters. Conrad's clients include major corporates, financial institutions, City professionals (and their indemnity insurers) and government departments.

Experience
  • Advising German financial institutions in the defence of claims arising in the context of structured finance transactions (including sub-prime related issues)
  • Advising public bodies and banks, in relation to fraud recovery/tracing exercises worldwide
  • Advising and representing UK Government departments  (including defending claims brought by former shareholders in Railtrack Group PLC against the Secretary of State for Transport)
  • Advising banks and counterparties in trading/derivatives and letters of credit disputes and also advising (acting for/against banks) in relation to claims of breach of duty, misselling, LIBOR manipulation and claims arising out of the 2008 financial crisis and its aftermath
  • Advising extensively in professional indemnity disputes, including defending claims brought against lawyers and accountants
  • Acting in partnership and joint venture disputes
  • Acting in shareholder disputes, including minority shareholder claims and disputes concerning shareholder agreements
  • Advising on foreign and domestic disclosure powers and procedures, letters of request and applications to the English court for orders in aid of foreign proceedings
  • Advising on the interpretation and enforcement of sale, distribution and other contracts (domestic and international)

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Expertise

Conrad is known for his substantial and long-standing experience of commercial and corporate litigation and arbitration, with an emphasis on complex banking and financial services disputes.

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