Covington & Burling (London)

Sinead McLaughlin

Covington & Burling (London)
Lawyer (Special Counsel)

Sinead McLaughlin has a broad commercial disputes practice, with a particular focus on financial services and crisis management. Her work has often required her to work across a range of practice areas, carrying out internal investigations, advising clients in relation to investigations by regulators and other authorities, and acting in any subsequent disputes or litigation which may arise. This work has included defending clients in relation to allegations of market abuse, systems and controls failings and financial reporting. Ms. McLaughlin’s litigation experience in the financial services sector includes mis-selling claims and ISDA related disputes. She has also acted for a number of corporate clients in relation to contractual disputes including for claims for breaches of warranty. She has recently completed a long secondment to a leading global investment bank in the role of Executive Director in the litigation and regulatory team (maternity leave cover). During this time she advised the bank on a range of contentious commercial and regulatory matters across the firm’s businesses in the EMEA region.

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Articles

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Louise Freeman, Gregory Lascelles, Alexander Leitch, Sinead McLaughlin, Tom Cusworth The English High Court confirms that legal advice privilege applies to foreign in-house lawyers (PJSC Tatneft / Bogolyubov)

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In this alert, we review a welcome English High Court decision, which confirms that legal advice privilege extends to communications with foreign lawyers who provide legal advice in their capacity as in-house counsel. The decision of Mrs Justice Moulder in PJSC Tatneft v Bogolyubov and others (...)

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