Practice & Background
Aimee Smart is an associate in our litigation practice, with experience of conducting complex cross-border commercial litigation and arbitration. She advises companies and individuals on a wide range of commercial and financial matters, with a particular focus on cases involving allegations of misconduct, fraud and money laundering.
Ms. Smart’s recent disputes include:
- acting for a Bahraini investment bank and Saudi Arabia's largest real estate development company in a long-running $1 billion dispute in the courts of England, Bahrain and Kuwait, involving allegations of conspiracy, money laundering, breach of confidence and defamation.
- acting for a major Indian conglomerate in defending a claim brought by its lenders for a prohibitory injunction.
- acting for a large pharmaceutical company in relation to the process for obtaining evidence in support of $500 million US patent infringement proceedings.
- acting on multi-jurisdictional bribery investigations for a multinational mining company and a telecommunications company.