Quinn Emanuel takes lead role on closely watched Barclays dispute over 2008 capital raising

US firm takes over from Fladgate on dispute over Barclays' controversial $3bn Qatar loan

Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan has taken the lead role for private equity firm PCP Capital Partners on its dispute with Barclays over a controversial $3bn capital-raising exercise by the bank at the height of the 2008 financial crisis.

The US litigation firm has taken over from City firm Fladgate, which was previously advising PCP with a team led by white-collar crime partner Bree Taylor.

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