Partner at K&L Gates (UK)
ELIZABETH ROBERTSON is a partner in the London office's Corporate Crime team. She joined the firm in 2012 and has a wealth of experience in business crime‚ regulatory and policy matters. Elizabeth regularly represents clients facing prosecution by the Serious Fraud Office (""SFO"") and the Financial Services Authority (""FSA"")‚ dealing with ancillary matters such as Mutual Legal Assistance and Extradition. She has particular experience in the defence of multi jurisdictional white collar crime cases involving allegations of fraud‚ corruption and money laundering‚ and internal investigations. Elizabeth is acknowledged as a highly respected criminal defence lawyer. Ranked in Tier 2 for Fraud and Corporate Crime‚ Elizabeth is described as ""determined‚ charming‚ very experienced and has good judgment" (Legal 500 2011). Chambers and Partners 2010 describe Elizabeth as an ""Inspirational force"". Elizabeth previously headed the Corporate Crime team at a UK national law firm and prior to that served as a partner at Peters & Peters in the Fraud and Regulatory team. In both firms she advised companies and individuals on business crime issues at home and overseas.