Mishcon de Reya bolsters Fraud Defence team with new hire
21 Nov, 2013
Law Firm Mishcon de Reya has announced the appointment of solicitor Trevor Withane, to its Fraud Defence Group.
A former litigation solicitor with Allen & Overy, Trevor’s fraud-related experience includes acting in complex, high value, multi-jurisdictional, matters for corporations, high-net-worth individuals and leading figures in business. Prior to this, Trevor was an accountant, working with a range of clients including Transco, Haden Building Management Limited and Thistle Hotels. Trevor represented the English legal profession this week when he spoke about fraud related legal issues at English Law Week 2013 hosted by the British Embassy in Moscow.
Kathryn Garbett, fraud partner at Mishcon de Reya, commented: “We’re delighted that Trevor has joined the Fraud Defence Group here at Mishcon – it’s a particularly strong area for us at the moment, and an area we are really looking to continue building on. Trevor has a wealth of expertise in this field and we look forward to working with him.”
Trevor commented: “I am very excited to have joined an already stellar fraud practice here at Mishcon de Reya, and I am looking forward to deploying my expertise and experience by working with colleagues to help develop the practice even further at a time when fraud litigation is rife.”