Jeff Lane wins Matter of the Year at the asialaw Dispute Resolution Awards 2016


Tanner De Witt is delighted to announce that Partner Jeff Lane won Matter of the Year Accent Delight International Ltd v Bouvier, Yves Charles Edgar at the asialaw Dispute Resolution Awards 2016 held last night at the Island Shangri La in Hong Kong.


Litigators and Tanner De Witt Partners Mark Side, Robin Darton, Pamela Mak and Jeff Lane attended this year’s awards dinner where it was announced that Jeff’s art fraud case was this year voted the most interesting and complex matter in Asia for 2016.

Jeff Lane with Nicholas Hunsworth of Mayer Brown JSM

The jurisdictions involved in this multi-currency fraud where monies were traced through international bank networks were Monaco, Switzerland, Hong Kong, Luxembourg, Singapore and France and the international press reported on this case in detail. See:

Article: The Bouvier Affair – The New Yorker

Article: Swiss Businessman Yves Bouvier arrested for art fraud – The Telegraph

Please visit our Fraud and Asset Tracing practice page for more information.