Peter Burrell is a partner and heads Willkie’s Litigation, Compliance and Enforcement and White Collar Defence Practices in the London office. He is recognised as one of the U.K.’s leading specialists in corporate crime and compliance matters. His practice includes advising on compliance issues relating to money laundering, bribery and corruption, sanctions and fraud; conducting complex internal corporate investigations; and defending companies and individuals in investigations and enforcement actions by the U.K.’s Serious Fraud Office, Financial Conduct Authority, HM Revenue and Customs, and other law enforcement and regulatory agencies. He also handles complex High Court litigation and arbitration proceedings in London, with a particular focus on financial fraud, securities disputes and financial reporting issues.
Chambers and Legal 500 cite Peter as a leading practitioner in his areas of practice in the U.K.