Anastasia Tropsha | London | Hogan Lovells

Anastasia Tropsha

Associate Litigation, Arbitration, and Employment


English, German, Ukrainian, Russian


Anastasia Tropsha
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Multilingual associate, Anastasia, is an English solicitor-advocate and Ukrainian advocate. She focuses on international commercial litigation, business disputes and complex civil fraud. Her language skills have seen her work on court and arbitral proceedings for institutional and corporate clients across the EU, CIS and beyond.

For the last five years Anastasia has worked on applications for innovative interim relief, proceedings in support of arbitration, cross-border contractual disputes and contentious insolvencies. Anastasia’s practice focuses on disputes arising from bank liquidation proceedings and domestic employee fraud with an accent on technology-enabled wrongdoing. She has acted for traditional financial institutions and fintechs, cryptocurrency developers and fund managers in a full range of commercial disputes, preliminary investigations and enforcement proceedings. These include multi-jurisdictional asset tracing matters, applications for extensive worldwide freezing, search, disclosure and passport surrender orders. Separately, Anastasia has successfully managed connected proceedings in multiple jurisdictions simultaneously, overseen the preparation of various expert evidence reports, and supported a parallel criminal complaint, investigation and prosecution.

Anastasia speaks five languages: English, German, Russian, Ukrainian and Mandarin, also currently learning Romanian and Greek. She is active in the professional community and a regular author of legal analysis publications, listed as a Dispute Resolution Expert on LexisPSL.

Representative experience

VNESHPROMBANK LLC V GEORGY BEDZHAMOV [2019] EWHC 1430 (Ch): assisted on this banking fraud matter involving freezing, search, passport and bankruptcy trustee recognition orders.*

TUGUSHEV V ORLOV [2019] EWHC 645 (Comm): in this complex multi-party commercial litigation, participated in preparation for the CMC, of a Security for Costs application and disclosure.*

VTB COMMODITIES TRADING DAC V JSC ANTIPINSKY REFINERY [2020] EWHC 72 (Comm): in this $200 million cross-border commodities dispute, played a key role in preparing pleadings and evidence.*

IGT Plc & Ors -v- The Gambling Commission [2023] EWHC 1961 (TCC): assisted with the preparation of pleadings and evidence for a CMC and a preliminary issue application in this procurement dispute.

*Matter handled prior to joining Hogan Lovells.


  • LLM LPC, The University of Law, 2021
  • LLM in Commercial Law, London School of Economics and Political Science, 2018
  • MA (Oxon) (Jurisprudence), Brasenose College, University of Oxford, 2017
Bar admissions and qualifications
  • Ukraine
  • Solicitor, England and Wales
Court admissions
  • Higher Rights of Audience (Civil Proceedings)
  • Solicitors Regulation Authority
  • Ukrainian National Bar Association
  • Young Fraud Lawyers Association
  • London Solicitors Litigation Association
  • Female Fraud Forum