Helen is an experienced litigator. She has extensive experience acting for corporate clients and financial institutions in complex, reputationally sensitive and often multi-jurisdiction litigation and arbitration. Helen specialises in commercial claims, breach of confidence claims and acting for clients in high value fraud matters. She also has notable experience representing clients in litigation relating to breaches of aircraft lease agreements (and other related matters such as aircraft delivery, technical claims and repossessions). Helen has extensive trial experience in the English Commercial Court, Court of Appeal and Supreme Court. Helen also has substantial arbitration experience (particularly of LCIA and LMAA arbitrations).
Helen is a member of the legal advisory panel of the Aviation Working Group, a not-for-profit body comprised of major aviation manufacturers, leasing companies and financial institutions that contribute to the development of policies, laws and regulations that facilitate advanced international aviation financing and leasing.
Helen has been recognised by Legal 500 UK as a ‘Rising Star’ for Commercial Litigation and Civil Fraud.
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Admitted as solicitor, England and Wales, 2008
Publications: 07 December 2022
As the Russia-Ukraine conflict continues, claims under aviation insurance policies have been a key focus, with a flurry of claims recently issued in the English, US, and Irish courts, and secondary…
Publications: 10 May 2021
Blog Post: 30 March 2021