Maria Sandler

Senior Associate
Norton Rose Fulbright LLP

London
United Kingdom
T:+44 20 7444 3565
London
United Kingdom
T:+44 20 7444 3565
Maria Sandler

Maria Sandler

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Biography

Maria Sandler is a litigation and disputes resolution lawyer based in London. She has experience of banking and finance litigation and advising financial institutions on a broad range of large commercial disputes, with a particular focus on derivatives, structured finance, and debt capital markets.

Maria has also worked in-house at a global international bank where she advised on a range of disputes relating to the bank’s private banking, investment banking and asset management activities across EMEA. She is a fluent Russian speaker.


Professional experience

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  • Solicitor, qualified in England & Wales
  • Acting for a global bank in its capacity as corporate trustee in a case where the Court considered the application of note disenfranchisement provisions in the transaction documents to the senior noteholder
  • Acting for a major bank on various disputes concerning the alleged mis-selling of interest rate hedging products
  • Advising various financial institutions on the provisions of the 1992 and 2002 ISDA Master Agreements, especially for termination and close-out of derivatives transactions
  • Acting for corporates in a PCA arbitration concerning the obligation to purchase carbon credits under an Emissions Reduction Purchase Agreement
  • Advising a foreign bank on its obligations as Servicer in a securitisation and considering claims for the miscalculation of interest to noteholders
  • Advising a family office structure on various claims arising out of an estate dispute, including the orderly liquidation of a fund, recovering assets in the BVI and breach of trust claims.