Our Team

Jennah Akehurst
Of Counsel
  • Banking (& Finance) Litigation
  • Commercial & Contractual Disputes
  • Directors’ Duties, Energy Disputes
  • Fraud (& Asset Recovery)
  • Insolvency & Restructuring Disputes
  • Partnership disputes
  • Shareholder (& Director) Disputes
Qualifications & Education
  • Law (LLB), University of Sheffield
  • Law Society of England and Wales

Jennah has a wide range of experience including matters involving complex and high value banking litigation, cross-border contractual disputes, media and intellectual property disputes.


Jennah graduated from Sheffield University. She joined Enyo Law upon qualification in 2012, having completed her training contract at Reed Smith LLP during which she spent 6 months on secondment to Channel 4 Television Corporation.

Reported decisions
  • The Libyan Investment Authority -v- Goldman Sachs International [2016] EWHC 2530 (Ch); [2014] EWHC 3364 (Ch)
  • Enercon & Wobben Properties -v- Enercon (India) [2014] EWHC 4049 (Comm): [2013] EWHC 335 [2012] EWHC 3967 (Comm), [2012] EWHC 3711 (Comm), [2012] EWHC 689 (Comm)
  • SMP Trustees Limited -v- Keydata International Fund SPC [2013] EWHC 3678 (Ch)
  • Global Knafaim Leasing Ltd. and another -v- Civil Aviation Authority and another EUROCONTROL and Others (Interested Parties) Aviation Working Group (Intervening) – [2011] 1 Lloyd’s Rep. 324
Dec 4, 2023
Canada Square Operations Ltd v Potter –  Supreme Court provides clarity on limitation periods in fraud context  
Introduction Section 32 of the Limitation Act 1980 provides for the postponement of the limitation period in cases of fraud,...
Nov 29, 2023
Oliver Rule joins Enyo Law from Allen & Overy
We are delighted to welcome Oliver Rule, who joins the firm as a partner. Oliver has almost two decades of...
Nov 22, 2023
The wide remit of a section 423 Insolvency Act claim
It is well known that courts are extremely reluctant to “pierce the corporate veil” and disregard the fundamental principle of...
Nov 15, 2023
High Court reiterates need to prove reliance on implied misrepresentations
The High Court has dismissed claims against Credit Suisse relating to its sale of a collateralised debt obligation (“CDO”) “as...