Christian Tuddenham is a solicitor-advocate and partner in our London office. He is a member of the Complex Commercial Litigation Practice. Mr. Tuddenham advises financial institutions and companies worldwide across a range of specialisms in both litigation and arbitration, including securities litigation, fraud and economic tort claims, shareholder and joint venture disputes, and asset-tracing/enforcement matters. He also advises and represents organisations and individuals in connection with public and private investigations. Mr. Tuddenham has particular experience managing disputes in the emerging and frontier markets, including in Russia and the CIS, India, Pakistan and the Middle East.
Mr Tuddenham recently secured an award in the English High Court of approximately US$190 million on behalf of the liquidators of a Middle Eastern conglomerate with regard to a damages claim against the client’s former brokers. For the past eight years, he has also represented the former Group Finance Director of one of the world’s largest banking groups in connection with regulatory issues and civil proceedings with an overall value of approximately £4 billion.
Mr Tuddenham is a member of the firm’s Pro Bono Committee and has an active pro bono practice. Following the release of his client from Bangkok’s central prison, he received the Liberty/Law Society Gazette Peter Duffy Award for Young Human Rights Lawyer of the Year for “his outstanding pro bono work in highlighting the civil, political and human rights violations of prisoners abroad and his instrumental role in the changing of the Foreign and Commonwealth Office's policy regarding support for clemency pleas of Britons imprisoned overseas.” Mr Tuddenham is currently advising an African NGO in relation to a forestry project, and has also represented charities in England and other countries on a range of different issues.
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