Simon Bushell specialises in international commercial litigation and arbitration, including civil fraud and asset tracing and has over 28 years’ experience in high-stakes commercial litigation. He acts for a broad range of clients, including large corporates, banks and ultra-high-net-worth individuals, foreign government agencies and state-owned companies.
Simon has a strong reputation for his commercial awareness and strategic thinking, which is coupled with his team leadership skills in managing large, complex cross-border issues.
Simon is general editor of International Fraud and Asset Tracing and Getting the Deal Through: Complex Commercial Litigation, and is co-author of Disclosure of Information: Norwich Pharmacal and Related Principles, and regularly speaks at conferences and seminars.
Simon is regarded as a ‘leading individual’ in The Legal 500 UK 2017 for his civil fraud expertise, and is recognised as a Recommended Lawyer for his banking litigation, commercial litigation and international arbitration work. He has been consistently ranked in Bands 1 and 2 for his civil fraud expertise in the Chambers and Partners UK Guide over many years, and is also ranked in the litigation section of the guide. He has been regularly featured in Who’s Who Legal.