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Litigation & ESG Partner

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Rashmi Dubé is a multi-award-winning entrepreneur, litigation & ESG lawyer. Rashmi brings a rare combination of pragmatic experience and unusual value to her clients. These are derived from her entrepreneurial practice, work as a director on boards and as the National Spokesperson for the Institute of Directors on Policy and Governance for the United Kingdom.  She is passionate that directors can no longer ignore the G in ESG and must reconsider their fiduciary duties. Rashmi a Partner and on the ESG committee at gunnercooke llp, she has a deep understanding of the business impact of ESG & the risks involved whether financial, reputational, or cultural. When not advising on ESG Rahmi is helping clients with commercial and Crypto Dispute.

 

Rashmi is a successful Author and Business Columnist, and she has published various articles including in The Telegraph, London Economics, blogs, and podcasts. Rashmi has written extensively for the Yorkshire Post on the impact of AI, including features on how human rights must not be overlooked and how a proactive approach from businesses is urgently needed on AI regulation.

 

Additionally, as a multi-award-wining entrepreneur with a wide range of experience, Rashmi is also on the Cabinet Office SME Advisory Panel and is a European Board Member for Turnaround Management Association, holding the role of Co-Chair of the Communications committee.

Rashmi Advises

  • Boards
  • Directors
  • Shareholders
  • Suppliers
  • Sports Personalities
  • Partnerships
  • CEOs, CFOs, CTOs
  • Private Equity firms
  • Restructuring firms
  • Accountants

Experience Highlights

  • Shareholders dispute in a well-known restaurant chain which involved permission to use the name, intellectual property rights and forensic investigation into transfer of monies.
  • International case which involved payments of deposits, not refunded, protentional fraud and misappropriation of funds.
  • European case involving a freezing injunction for funds being removed frequently from a company’s account. Full recovery made.
  • Acting for Sports personality in negations for commercial ventures and exit from joint venture agreement.
  • UK company breach of contract suing the supplier for failure to full contract obligations.
  • Construction: adjudications acting for the main contractor including judication disputes.
  • Day-to-day assisting General Counsel in UK companies.

Career History

Previous Law Firms

  • Legatus Law Founder and Managing Director
  • Irwin Mitchell

Memberships

  • UK Governance and Policy Spokesperson for Ambassadors for the Institute of Directors
  • Turnaround Management Associations (TMA) European Board Director
  • Cabinet Office: Advisory SME Panel

Education

  • Institute of Directors — Certificate in Company Director — Corporate Governance
  • University of Cambridge ICE — Creative Writing
  • College of Law Guildford (LPC)
  • University of Derby LLB (Hons)

Charities

  • Yorkshire Dance Board Trustee
  • The Circle NGO — Member

Other

  • Yorkshire Post — Weekly Business Columnist
  • Authored Book: Making a Splash
  • Published various articles including in The Telegraph and London Economics, blogs and podcasts
  • Spokesperson on business and changes on various media outlets

Expertise

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Rashmi Dubé is a multi-award-winning entrepreneur, litigation & ESG lawyer. Rashmi brings a rare combination of pragmatic experience and unusual value to her clients. These are derived from her entrepreneurial practice, work as a director on boards and as the National Spokesperson for the Institute of Directors on Policy and Governance for the United Kingdom.  She is passionate that directors can no longer ignore the G in ESG and must reconsider their fiduciary duties. Rashmi a Partner and on the ESG committee at gunnercooke llp, she has a deep understanding of the business impact of ESG & the risks involved whether financial, reputational, or cultural. When not advising on ESG Rahmi is helping clients with commercial and Crypto Dispute.

 

Rashmi is a successful Author and Business Columnist, and she has published various articles including in The Telegraph, London Economics, blogs, and podcasts. Rashmi has written extensively for the Yorkshire Post on the impact of AI, including features on how human rights must not be overlooked and how a proactive approach from businesses is urgently needed on AI regulation.

 

Additionally, as a multi-award-wining entrepreneur with a wide range of experience, Rashmi is also on the Cabinet Office SME Advisory Panel and is a European Board Member for Turnaround Management Association, holding the role of Co-Chair of the Communications committee.

Rashmi Advises

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  • Boards
  • Directors
  • Shareholders
  • Suppliers
  • Sports Personalities
  • Partnerships
  • CEOs, CFOs, CTOs
  • Private Equity firms
  • Restructuring firms
  • Accountants

Experience Highlights

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  • Shareholders dispute in a well-known restaurant chain which involved permission to use the name, intellectual property rights and forensic investigation into transfer of monies.
  • International case which involved payments of deposits, not refunded, protentional fraud and misappropriation of funds.
  • European case involving a freezing injunction for funds being removed frequently from a company’s account. Full recovery made.
  • Acting for Sports personality in negations for commercial ventures and exit from joint venture agreement.
  • UK company breach of contract suing the supplier for failure to full contract obligations.
  • Construction: adjudications acting for the main contractor including judication disputes.
  • Day-to-day assisting General Counsel in UK companies.

Career History

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Previous Law Firms

  • Legatus Law Founder and Managing Director
  • Irwin Mitchell

Memberships

  • UK Governance and Policy Spokesperson for Ambassadors for the Institute of Directors
  • Turnaround Management Associations (TMA) European Board Director
  • Cabinet Office: Advisory SME Panel

Education

  • Institute of Directors — Certificate in Company Director — Corporate Governance
  • University of Cambridge ICE — Creative Writing
  • College of Law Guildford (LPC)
  • University of Derby LLB (Hons)

Charities

  • Yorkshire Dance Board Trustee
  • The Circle NGO — Member

Other

  • Yorkshire Post — Weekly Business Columnist
  • Authored Book: Making a Splash
  • Published various articles including in The Telegraph and London Economics, blogs and podcasts
  • Spokesperson on business and changes on various media outlets

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