Banking and Finance Litigation

We represent some of the biggest, most active global banks and financial institutions finding solutions to their regulatory enforcement issues, class actions, and other major litigation risks, which further our clients' strategic goals.

Representative experience

Representing the joint administrators of Lehman Brothers Holdings Plc in two heavily contested, multi-party High Court applications, concerning the manner in which substantial sums fall to be distributed by two insolvent Lehman UK estates.

Representing a syndicate of 13 banks defending proceedings brought by the borrower in relation to a £650 million facility.

Defending a European bank in the New York courts against a class action alleging that London Gold Fixing members conspired to violate antitrust laws.

Representing European subsidiaries of a major bank in "clawback" cases relating to Bernard L Madoff Investment Securities.

Defending major international banks in cases in the United States, UK, and the Netherlands involving alleged manipulation of various “-IBORs” and other benchmark rates.

Defending a major European bank in U.S. class action litigation involving SSA bonds.

Defending the wealth advisory business of a major bank in claims by high net worth individuals attacking the bank's investment strategy.

Hogan Lovells Events

FIS Summit Series: Europe

Financial Institutions in a Fractured World

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Hogan Lovells Events

Global FIS Summit Series: United States

On 16 October, Hogan Lovells Financial Institutions Sector (FIS) will host a half-day CLE event at the Harvard Club of New York City, focusing on some of the most pressing issues affecting...

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Press Releases

Financial services industry challenges ahead: Impacts of CFPB, cryptocurrency, sanctions, and litigation

At Hogan Lovells Financial Services Litigation Roundtable on 2 May 2018, our lawyers discussed some of the most prominent trends impacting financial service providers around the globe.

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Press Releases

Hogan Lovells builds Paris practice with Financial Litigation partner hire

Hogan Lovells is strengthening its disputes practice in Paris with the hire of financial litigation partner, Julien Martinet, who joins from leading French firm Jeantet with a team of five...

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New corporate criminal offences - Are you prepared?

The Criminal Finances Act was passed in April and is expected to become law in the Autumn.

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Hogan Lovells Publications

The law of personal jurisdiction: A game changer for foreign banks involved in litigation in the U.S.

Hogan Lovells partner Marc Gottridge is the co-head of our global financial services litigation practice. He represents some of the world's leading banks in major class actions,...

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