Caroline Greenwell, Partner
Caroline advises and acts on complex, high-value litigation both domestically and internationally.
AboutCaroline acts for corporate and individual clients in relation to a variety of disputes involving breaches of contract and misrepresentations, civil fraud and asset tracing, allegations of bribery and corruption, regulatory and health & safety breaches, breaches of restrictive covenants, and Judicial Review Caroline has experience of litigating through the Courts domestically and internationally. She is also, however, experienced in resolving disputes through arbitration, mediation and other alternative means of resolution. Caroline is currently part of the team defending a multi-billion dollar fraud claim in the Cayman Islands.
Caroline is admitted to practise in England and Wales.
- Acting for corporate clients in connection with an alleged $9 billion fraud currently being litigated in the Grand Court of the Cayman Islands
- Acting for 2 individuals in connection with an SFO investigation into allegations of bribery and corruption in a multi-billion pound telecommunications contract
- Acting for a sub-contractor to a telecommunications contract in a multi-million pound arbitration
- Acting for a well-known high street retailer in a dispute concerning a concession agreement
- Acting for a corporate owner and operator of care homes in claims for breach of warranty and misrepresentation against the vendors of the care homes
Caroline Greenwell and Peter Carlyon write for New Law Journal on the issue of companies exaggerating their green credentials
The extent and impact of greenwashing by companies, the reputational damage where they’re caught out and potential regulatory action.
Don't Spin the Greenwashing
Property Patter: the basics of settlement offers
Settlement offers are often a sensible route for trying to settle disputes.
Charles Russell Speechlys promotes five to Partner
The promotions are effective 1 May 2021 and are accompanied by one Legal Director and 15 Senior Associate promotions.
Bribery & Corruption team successfully act in Italian bribery prosecution
"Buy one, get one tree"
Unexplained Wealth Orders: Playing the Trump card
Caroline Greenwell writes for the Practical Law Dispute Resolution Blog on the lessons to be learned from Calor Gas Ltd v Chorley Bottle Gas Ltd and others
Safeguarding search orders and the role of public interest: lessons to be learned from recent case law
Caroline looks at lessons to be learned from the recent decision in Calor Gas Ltd v Chorley Bottle Gas Ltd and others
Publication of the Third edition of Lissack and Horlick on Bribery and Corruption
The Third edition has been published by LexisNexis Butterworths and features two members of our Commercial Dispute Resolution Team.
Retail Recovery: Restructuring
How the retail and food & beverage sectors can reset, restructure and plan for the future?
Caroline Greenwell writes for the Practical Law Dispute Resolution Blog on the implications on the decision in International Pipeline Products Ltd v IK UK Ltd and others
COVID-19: security for costs in an economic downturn
Caroline looks at a recent case where a party seeks to use COVID-19's economic consequences to support their security for costs application.
Investigations: Fraud in the time of pandemic
Many business have experienced massive disruption recently, Charlotte Pender, Stewart Hey and Caroline Greenwell discuss the impact.
Retail Recovery: Middle East Perspective
Join us as we discuss how COVID-19 has affected the Middle East
Retail Recovery: Brand Protection, Intellectual Property & Brexit
The team discuss brand protection, intellectual property and the relevance of Brexit.
Retail Recovery: Disputes and Reputation Management
The third episode will focus on Disputes and Reputation Management.
Retail Recovery: Employment & Data Protection
In this episode we focus on Employment and Data Protection issues and how to adapt to the current environment.
Retail Recovery: Insolvency / Restructuring / Duties
Welcome to our new podcast series focusing on the Retail and Food and Beverage sectors.
Bundles of Fun
Caroline Greenwell and Simon Heatley consider recent case law on tackling court bundles.