Laurence specialises in acting for banks, asset-based lenders and other financial institutions in worldwide, and UK fraud investigations and asset recovery actions, obtaining freezing injunctions, search and seizure orders and other ancillary relief. Laurence also specialises in complex banking and investment disputes and claims on guarantees, indemnities and warranties. Laurence has acted in numerous employee frauds and other commercial litigation and arbitration matters including breach of warranty claims.
Laurence lectures and presents on fraud and asset recovery to the Asset Based Finance Association (ABFA), credit conferences and other business conferences. He won ABFA's Lecturer of the Year award in 2005 and was nominated for the same award in 2006 and 2007. He also appeared on CNBC Europe as an expert on fraud, commenting on "Refco".