Francis Tregear QC and Ian Meakin are both featured in The Lawyer’s article detailing the top 20 most high-profile cases due to be heard in 2020. Both are instructed separately in the case of Public Institution for Social Security of Kuwait v Man Group PLC plus 37 other defendants.
Francis is instructed on behalf of the 11th Defendant, Mirabaud & Cie SA, and Ian Meakin is instructed for certain other defendants, Francesco Mombelli, ICS Investment Consulting Services SA, Sintesi Limited and Methis Management Limited. The total aggregate of the claim as against all of the Defendants is in excess of US$830m. With a cast list containing an endless list of parties, this large-scale fraud will be one of the largest disputes heard in the Commercial Court.
Francis Tregear QC is instructed by Herbert Smith Freehills.
Ian Meakin is instructed by Lipman Karas.