Despina Devons, Associate

Despina is an associate in the dispute resolution team.  She has advised in a wide range of commercial disputes including contractual claims, employment and shareholder disputes, breach of warranty claims and company/partnership disputes including in relation to breach of fiduciary duties.

Despina has particular experience in business diversion and team poaching disputes.  She worked on one of the leading cases in this area:  Tullett Prebon v BGC ((2010) EWHC 484 (QB), (2011) EWCA Civ 131) and on Continental Capital Markets v GFI Brokers, which was named by The Lawyer as a ‘Top 20 Case for 2013’.

Despina has also assisted clients in successfully resolving their disputes via mediation.

Despina joined Marriott Harrison in January 2020.  She is fluent in Greek.

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