Fraud and Asset Recovery


The impact of fraud goes beyond financial loss. Our civil fraud and asset recovery lawyers work quickly to recover your stolen assets across multiple jurisdictions. Acting for clients in both the public and private sector, our strength lies in the depth and breadth of experience across our full practice firm. The level of coverage that we can provide will ensure you are in the very best of hands.

Our Fraud, Insolvency and Asset Recovery (FIA) Group has advised on some of the most significant and high profile cases on an international level. Our team is partner-led, proactive and responsive to ensure your commercial interests are protected.

If you are in need of advice in this area, please do contact us.

Fraud and Asset Recovery Services

Client work

Our FIA Group is experienced in working on high value, complex matters. Examples of past and current projects include:

Recognition in Fraud and Asset Recovery

They are really sharp, on top of their game and have a great bedside manner with individuals who are stressed about their circumstances.Chambers UK

Our FIA Group is at the forefront of fraud and asset recovery. We are recognised as 'global elite' thought leaders for asset recovery by Who's Who Legal. The guide describes Andrew Witts as an 'international heavyweight' and praises his 'good mix of litigation trust and insolvency skills, which make him the go-to person for large asset recovery matters.'

We are also ranked for our expertise in civil fraud by Chambers and Partners and The Legal 500, with the latter noting our 'great international credibility'.

Our FIA Group is a founding member of FraudNet, benefitting from access to an ICC endorsed network of fraud and asset recovery specialists, which extends to more than 50 jurisdictions and operates in 60 countries. Through the network, the team can engage fraud specialists and investigators anywhere in the world, 24 hours a day, and can arrest identified assets before they are dissipated.


Our work takes us to matters across a multitude of different industries. These include:

Meet the team

If you are in need of fraud or asset recovery advice, please do get in touch.

Andrew Witts


Andrew advises clients on fraud and asset recovery cases, with a particular emphasis on the coordination of multijurisdictional matters. Andrew has been involved in a number of high-profile international fraud matters, working for state governments, administrators, liquidators, corporates, banks and trust companies.

Davinia Gransbury

Partner, Head of Dispute Resolution

Davinia has over 25 years' expertise in corporate governance, civil fraud, directors' responsibilities and duties and insolvency law. She has over 15 years' experience of management responsibilities, currently leading Gowling WLG's Dispute Resolution Group in the UK. Davinia is one of the leading experts in the UK in investigating and pursuing directors' disqualification proceedings where the public interest is a driving factor.

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