Jenna Ralfe

Jenna Ralfe


Email [email protected]​

Phone +44 20 7296 5193

Fax +44 20 7296 2001

Practice groupLitigation, Arbitration, and Employment

As counsel in the London office, Jenna advises clients on a wide range of commercial litigation disputes. These include complex, high value shareholder disputes, frequently with a fraud-related element. She has particular experience in dealing with Russian/CIS disputes which are often complex and multi-jurisdictional in nature.

Jenna recently acted on a high profile commercial litigation dispute for the prominent Ukrainian businessman, Victor Pinchuk, in his claim against two other Ukrainian businessmen, Gennadiy Bogolyubov and Igor Kolomoisky - worth in excess of $1 billion.

Jenna has represented clients on a variety of interlocutory applications (including freezing order, passport order and committal applications), as well as trials in London's High Court.  Her representative experience also includes cases in off-shore jurisdictions such as Cyprus, the BVI and the Isle of Man.

Jenna holds her higher rights of audience, permitting her to appear at all levels of English civil courts.

Education and admissions


GDL, BPP University Law School

L.P.C., BPP University Law School

M.A. English Literature and Language, Fitzwilliam College, University of Cambridge


The Law Society of England & Wales

Representative experience

Acting for Victor Pinchuk, a Ukrainian businessman, in respect of a dispute over Ukrainian steel and mining assets estimated to be worth over $1 billion.

Acting for BTA Bank on multibillion dollar fraud claims against its former chairman. Possibly the largest civil fraud claim to come before the English courts.

Acting for an Alfa Group company in proceedings heard in the Isle of Man concerning a dispute over a Kyrgyzstan-based telecommunications company.

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