Priya has acted in some of the firm's most high profile civil fraud cases which includes the Fiona Trust litigation and was one of the lead associates (acting for successful defendants Mr Izmaylov and Mr Skarga). The team's work was praised by the judges of The Lawyer Awards for being "tactically and legally excellent". She also acted on the high profile BTA v Ablyazov litigation, one of the largest civil fraud claims to have ever come before the English courts. These cases like most of Priya's practice have involved a multi-jurisdictional element.
Priya is also the lead associate of Stephenson Harwood's India group and is presently acting for one of India's largest real estate developers in the first civil test cases about alleged manipulation of the LIBOR benchmark (Deutsche Bank v Unitech).
Her clients include companies, directors, banks and high net worth individuals. She has particular experience in Russian, CIS and Indian disputes. Priya is also fluent in Hindi and Punjabi.
"she is obviously a rising star; she's very, very talented"
Chambers Global 2017