Laura Mattar

Associate

Laura is an Associate in the Litigation team

Laura has a wide ranging practice spanning the full spectrum of commercial, civil fraud, insolvency and professional negligence matters. She is also a member of the media and reputation management team with growing expertise in privacy issues.

Laura’s commercial litigation practice often includes large asset tracing and recovery matters, often involving elements of commercial fraud or cases involving allegations of dishonesty. Laura has recent experience of complex applications including for freezing injunctions and other forms of interim relief. Laura regularly acts on cases in the High Court in cases involving fraud, dishonest assistance, breach of fiduciary duty and more.

Laura’s media practice comprises all aspects of privacy law including misuse of private information and breach of confidence, particularly with reference to clients who have been accused of a crime or are under investigation, drawing on her experience in commercial fraud. Laura recently acted for a client who was a minor at the time and who sought a permanent reporting restrictions order.

Laura’s clients are family offices, successful families, trustees, football agents, entrepreneurs, world-renowned artists, film directors and other high net worth individuals.

Laura also assists with contentious tax litigation and has experience in judicial review.

Secretary Federica Spagnoletti

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Laura Mattar, while still relatively junior, has what it takes to become a partner in the long run. Provides independent input of the very highest quality.

Legal 500 UK, 2022

Track record

Obtained an ex parte freezing injunction involving accusations of fraud in a significant multi-jurisdictional claim

Defending a circa. £10 million claim under section 423 Insolvency Act for transaction at an undervalue

Acting for a fashion agent against a principal for a claim under the Commercial Agents (Council Directive) Regulations 1993

Education


Languages


  • English

Dates


Joined

2017

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