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Peter Gillis

T: +44 20 7809 2221 Email Peter | Vcard Office: London

Peter Gillis Associate

Contact details

Peter Gillis

Peter Gillis
Associate

T: +44 20 7809 2221 Email Peter | Vcard Office: London

Peter is an associate in our contentious trusts group with extensive experience in complex, high value trust disputes in the banking and financial services and private wealth sectors.
  • Profile
  • Services

Peter advises on a broad range of disputes with particular expertise in representing corporate finance trustees and advising trustees in complex fraud and asset tracing proceedings often involving significant international elements.

He regularly acts for corporates, trustees, financial services firms, financial institutions and private individuals.

  • Trusts and fiduciary services
  • Banking and financial services litigation

Theta Investments Ltd v Rysaffe & Others [CL-HC-2014-000840]

Acting for a trustee defending the validity of an assignment of proceeds of sale into a trust and the validity of the trust.  Advising the trustee on compliance with freezing orders.

Probate dispute

Advising on jurisdiction issues in relation to a potential dispute and subsequent division of certain high value memorabilia assets between beneficiaries located in different jurisdictions.

Acting for the security trustee in an ICC arbitration

Representing the security trustee in a high value contractual dispute between the Borrower and the main engineering and construction company engaged as a contractor in the project.

BNY Mellon Corporate Trustee Services Ltd v Taberna Europe CPO Plc & Barclays Bank Plc [FL-2015-000005 (CH)]

Acting for the Security Trustee in Part 8 proceedings in the Financial List of the Chancery Division seeking a declaration as to whether an Event of Default has occurred.

More: Trusts and fiduciary services

BRE Loan Servicing Limited v Gemini (Eclipse 2006-3) & Others [2015] 2769 (CH)

Acting for the cash manager in Part 8 Proceedings to construe unclear provisions of the Cash Manager Agreement.

BNY Mellon Corporate Trustee Services Ltd v Taberna Europe CPO Plc & Barclays Bank Plc [FL-2015-000005 (CH)]

Acting for the Security Trustee in Part 8 proceedings in the Financial List of the Chancery Division seeking a declaration as to whether an Event of Default has occurred.

Acting for the security trustee in an ICC arbitration

Representing the security trustee in a high value contractual dispute between the Borrower and the main engineering and construction company engaged as a contractor in the project.

More: Banking and financial services litigation

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