Expertise

Sivan is a Managing Associate in the Litigation division in London and works predominantly within the finance disputes team. He has developed both advisory and contentious experience in multi-jurisdictional matters relating to derivatives trading, prime brokerage agreements, facility agreements, hedging agreements and structured finance transactions. More recently, Sivan has advised on a range of mis-selling claims involving various financial instruments including interest rate swap and foreign-exchange instruments.

Sivan also regularly advises on general commercial cases and has worked with clients on claims involving fraud, negligence and contractual disputes. Sivan has dealt with claims in various arbitrations as well as litigation all the way from the County Court through to the High Court, Court of Appeal and Supreme Court.

Sivan has also completed an 11 month secondment in the Commercial Banking Litigation team of a large bank.

Professional memberships
  • Financial Services Lawyers Association
Education
  • University of Durham
  • College of Law, Moorgate, London
Languages
  • French (Basic)
  • Hebrew (Intermediate)