OVERVIEW

Sofie is a dual-qualified Senior Associate who has significant cross-border experience working on both competition and commercial disputes. 

Expertise

 Sofie has advised on many complex contentious proceedings across a broad range of business sectors, involving both English, Australian and foreign law, and including proceedings that cross multiple jurisdictions.

Prior to joining Hausfeld, Sofie practiced as an Associate in magic circle firm Slaughter and May’s disputes and investigations team in London for 2.5 years. She predominately worked on high profile and high value commercial, regulatory and competition litigation in the England & Wales High Court and Competition Appeal Tribunal, for which she was often lead Associate.

Sofie commenced her legal career at international top-tier firm King & Wood Mallesons in Australia, where she completed their eighteen-month Graduation Program. She then qualified in their commercial litigation department where she spent over 3 years working on several significant and market-leading cases across multiple Australian jurisdictions and Courts, including cases heard in Australia’s highest appellant court.

Clients

Sofie has worked for clients in several sectors, mainly for financial institutions, but also has significant experience in aviation, travel, government, manufacturing and telecommunications.

Experience