Laura Durrant | White & Case LLP International Law Firm, Global Law Practice

Laura Durrant

Partner, London

T +44 20 7532 2225

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Overview

Laura Durrant is a partner in the Firm's Global Commercial Litigation Practice. Laura joined White & Case in 2018 from the Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) where she was Head of Litigation & Investigations for several years.

Prior to joining RBS, Laura was at a London City firm managing a range of complex litigation and regulatory cases and investigations.

Laura advises financial services firms, individuals and corporates with contentious regulatory, investigative and litigious issues.

Bars and Courts

  • England and Wales

Education

  • BA, Oxford University
  • Legal Practice Course, Oxford Institute of Legal Practice

Languages

  • English

Experience

Litigation and regulatory issues faced by RBS in the UK and US following the 2008 global financial crisis and government bail-out of the bank in October 2008.

A broad range of financial services wholesale and retail investigations across multiple jurisdictions.  Issues under scrutiny have included AML systems and controls, transaction reporting and retail and investment banking market compliance.

Advising on supervisory and enforcement investigations in multiple jurisdictions, including s166 reviews by the Financial Conduct Authority.

Commercial and financial services litigation disputes, including managing broad portfolios of associated claims and class actions.