Nicholas Burkill

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Practice Areas

Corporate, Dispute Resolution, International Arbitration, Regulatory, Restructuring & Insolvency


Nick has significant expertise in civil fraud, breach of fiduciary duty and asset tracing cases that have usually involved interim freezing and disclosure orders. He has represented clients in obtaining these orders and in resisting them. He has acted in shareholder disputes, joint venture disputes, breach of confidence claims, the enforcement of post termination restrictive covenants and contractual disputes in a large number of sectors.

Nick has in addition developed significant expertise in the conduct of internal investigations and in corruption issues, including advising clients on the development of anti-corruption procedures designed to comply with international standards.

Professional Memberships

Chair of the BVI Arbitration Group

Founder Anti-Fraud Network

Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators

Member of the Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court Rules Review Committee