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Richard Fisher KC - South Square

Adam Heath

Richard Fisher KC, Barrister, South Square

Richard was called to the Bar in 2000, and took silk in 2020. He  has a commercial dispute focused practice with a particular specialism in restructuring and insolvency, banking, fraud and financial products litigation. He regularly acts in relation to multi-jurisdictional and complex commercial disputes. 

A material part of Richard’s practice involves overseas work. Richard is a member of the BVI bar, and frequently appears before the Courts of the Cayman Islands and the BVI. He has significant experience of acting for and against officeholders. 

In recent years Richard has appeared in various substantial and high-profile cases in England and abroad, at all levels of tribunal up to the Supreme Court, including almost all of the disputes arising out of the Lehman Brothers insolvency. He has acted in relation to many of the major UK and international insolvencies and restructurings (including, for example, Three Arrows Capital Limited, Cafe Nero, Arcadia, House of Fraser, Debenhams, Primeo, International Bank of Azerbaijan), and has been involved in numerous long commercial trials.

10 June 2024

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