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Jeremy Sandelson

Global Head of Litigation & Dispute Resolution

Clifford Chance, London
Practice area Litigation & dispute resolution
Tel +442070068419

Jeremy Sandelson

Global Head of Litigation & Dispute Resolution

Jeremy Sandelson is the head of the firm's global Litigation & Dispute Resolution practice, having been Regional Managing Partner of Clifford Chance in the UK and the Middle East between 2005 and 2009.

Jeremy has more than 30 years experience of litigation and arbitration in the UK, covering a wide range of commercial litigation with emphasis on financial disputes involving investment banks, corporate and regulatory investigations.

He also has wide experience of resolving complex family disputes and is a qualified CEDR Mediator.

Jeremy held the position of Secretary to the Panel on Takeovers and Mergers in the early 1990s.

Relevant experience

  • Instructed by James Murdoch and News International in relation to the Culture, Media and Sport Committee inquiry into phone hacking and in relation to the Leveson inquiry into the Culture, Practices and Ethics of the Press
  • Represented members of the Thyssen family in connection with the Thyssen Museum in Spain and a number of subsequent issues that arose
  • Represented a death row inmate, Jack Alderman, in a pro bono case which attracted considerable press and political interest. Jack Alderman was America's longest serving prisoner on death row, who consistently claimed his innocence.

Awards and citations

  • "Commentators say Jeremy Sandelson is a ‘class act’. He is the firm's global head of litigation and dispute resolution."
    Source: Chambers UK
  • "Global head of litigation and dispute resolution Jeremy Sandelson impresses as ‘a fantastic operator."
    Source: Chambers UK
  • "Jeremy Sandelson is global head of litigation and dispute resolution and 'one of the pre-eminent experts on financial services litigation in Europe'."
    Source: Who’s Who Most Highly Regarded Firms - Commercial Litigation

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