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Caecilia Dance is an associate in Covington’s dispute resolution team in London, having joined the firm as a trainee solicitor in 2018 and trained in the firm’s London and Brussels offices. Her practice covers complex commercial litigation, with cases frequently involving allegations of civil fraud. She has particular experience advising high-net-worth individuals in multi-jurisdictional trust litigation and in shareholder disputes arising out of the CIS region.

Caecilia also has an interest in art and cultural property law and advises pro bono clients in this area.

From the implementation of the EU Representative Actions Directive to an explosion of claims in the UK Competition Appeal Tribunal, coupled with an ever-increasing role for litigation funders, class actions in both the UK and the EU are now taking off. We take a look at some of the key developments below.

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