Stokoe Drags Dechert, Ex-Partner Into UAE Spying Row

By Christopher Crosby (September 9, 2021, 7:09 PM BST) -- A boutique white-collar law firm roped Dechert LLP and its former head of corporate crime into its lawsuit Thursday, leveling allegations that the Big Law firm ordered the theft of confidential information in connection with a former United Arab Emirates investment official's suing it for torture.  

Stokoe Partnership Solicitors has accused Dechert LLP in the High Court of ordering the theft of confidential information in connection with a former UAE investment official who is suing it. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth) High Court Judge Rowena Collins Rice approved Stokoe Partnership Solicitors' bid to add Dechert and Neil Gerrard to its lawsuit claiming it was...

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