Simon Bushell

Simon Bushell
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Who's Who Legal Asset Recovery: Lawyers

Simon Bushell specialises in asset tracing, civil fraud and international commercial litigation and arbitration. In a career spanning over 30 years, Simon has recovered in excess of US$12 billion in assets and has consistently been identified as one of the most prominent disputes practitioners in the UK. He has undertaken investigations into complex, worldwide frauds, conspiracies and insolvencies, and has wide experience in coordinating parallel cross-border disputes and proceedings before a number of courts and tribunals.

Simon has extensive expertise in advising on high-value complex commercial disputes, including investment banking disputes, breaches of trust and fiduciary duty, professional negligence, money laundering, bribery and corruption, shareholder disputes, as well as a wide range of general commercial disputes.

Simon is a partner at Signature Litigation, a niche law firm specialising in complex commercial and financial litigation cases. Simon acts for a broad range of clients, including large corporates, private equity houses, financial institutions, banks and ultra-high-net-worth individuals, in addition to foreign government agencies and state-owned companies.

Simon is general editor of International Fraud and Asset Tracing; a contributing editor of the 2018 edition of Getting the Deal Through: Complex Commercial Litigation; and co-author of Disclosure of Information: Norwich Pharmacal and Related Principles. He is also a regular speaker at internal and external conferences and seminars involving a variety of practices, including cross-border litigation, fraud and asset tracing, crisis management, and international arbitration.

WWL says: Simon Bushell is well known for his work with Russian clients and stands out as one of the most experienced names in the market.

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