Richard Highley



Richard Highley is a partner specialising in large commercial disputes and litigation related to banking, insurance and financial institutions, and accountants' liability.
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About Richard

  • Biography

    Richard is a senior partner specialising in large commercial disputes, international litigation and substantial professional negligence actions. He has advised on claims relating to banking fraud, evidence in foreign proceedings, shareholder disputes, contractual disputes and regulatory proceedings.   He has specialised in disputes involving accountants' liability throughout his professional career.


    "Richard Highley – very thoughtful and tactically astute." Legal 500 UK, Commercial Litigation 2021

    "Richard Highley and John Bramhall embody the qualities of commerciality, practicality and approachability." Legal 500 UK, Commercial Litigation 2020

    "Richard Highley is ‘calm, thoughtful and pragmatic’." Legal 500 UK, Dispute Resolution 2017

    "Richard Highley has extensive experience representing financial institutions, legal professionals and accountants in insurance disputes. He is also well versed in handling claims involving banking fraud and regulatory matters." Chambers & Partners 2017

Service Expertise
  • Accountants' Liability

  • D&O and Financial Institutions

  • Dispute Resolution

  • Professional Liability

Office Location

London Skyline


  • 25 Walbrook
  • London
  • EC4N 8AF

+44 (0) 207 242 1011

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