Senior Associate, London
Alan has 15 years of experience of investigations in Russia and the former Soviet Union, the former Yugoslavia, Iran, Spain and Latin America. This has included multijurisdictional litigation and international arbitration support; white-collar crime defence investigations (FCPA and UK Bribery Act); activist shareholder investigations; sanctions and political exposure analyses; reputational due diligence; and global asset-tracing on behalf of high-net-worth individuals, state-owned entities and sovereigns. He has also managed anti-Mafia and other sensitive investigations in Italy. Prior to joining Schillings, Alan worked in the London offices of three international risk management consultancies, with work encompassing a range of emerging markets. Alan also worked with the legal team of a media company, and at a legal publishers, focusing on arbitration and the energy sector in Russia and other eastern European countries. Alan holds a BA degree in Russian and Hungarian from University College London and a postgraduate diploma in law from the College of Law (London). A native speaker of English, Spanish and Persian (Farsi), Alan also speaks Russian, Serbo-Croat and Italian, and has a fluent reading knowledge of French and Hungarian.