Simish Chuhan

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Simish Chuhan

Associate

London | 160 Queen Victoria Street, London EC4V 4QQ
+44 207 184 7474 | +44 20 7184 7001

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Simish Chuhan focuses her practice on white collar crime with an emphasis on multi-jurisdictional investigations, state governments, and defense of matters involving fraud, money laundering, bribery, and corruption. Ms. Chuhan acts for a variety of clients ranging from companies, individuals and state governments.  

As part of Dechert’s pro-bono program, Ms. Chuhan has helped a prisoner convicted of murder to challenge their conviction and assisted in drafting a report for the Human Dignity Trust on the current sexual offences laws of commonwealth countries.

Experience
  • A state government in respect of criminal prosecution strategy, asset recovery and mutual legal assistance requests further to allegations of fraud, corruption, money laundering and sanctions breaches in various jurisdictions.
  • A large corporate in a high profile corruption and bribery investigations, assisting across multiple jurisdictions and involving multiple regulators.
  • A Ukrainian businessman in his claim for breach of contract and damages against his former business partner, a Russian oligarch.
Education
  • University of Birmingham, LL.B., 2009
  • University of Birmingham, LL.M., 2010, with merit
Admissions
  • England and Wales
Languages
  • English
  • French
Memberships
  • Young Fraud Lawyers Association
  • Women in Mining