Our International Connections

With businesses and transactions becoming more international we understand that clients need support and guidance from lawyers from across the world.

In addition to our own expert lawyers we work with a network of over 100 law firms throughout the world.  We can put you in touch with recommend lawyers who we have worked with and support in multiple jurisdictions.  The firms have all been selected based on their legal knowledge, client service and reputation in the market.

International Bar Association

Michelmores is a member of the International Bar Association (IBA), the world’s leading organisation of international legal practitioners, bar associations and law societies. The IBA has a membership of 80,000 lawyers and more than 190 bar associations and law societies spanning over 160 countries, and is experienced in assisting the global legal community. Lawyers from Michelmores sit on various IBA committees, and have recently participated in conventions around the world.

Litigation Partner, Sara Chisholm-Batten has recently been elected on to the IBA Litigation Committee to advise on the legal, practical and procedural issues involved in conducting litigation.

Corporate Partner, Henry Taylor has been elected on to the IBA Young Lawyer's Committee and assists in attracting young lawyers to join the association.

Litigation Partner, Peter Sigler was former Chair of the IBA Senior Lawyer's Committee and is now on the Committee's Advisory Board.  

Restructuring and Insolvency Partner, Benn Richards, is a member of the IBA Insolvency Committee and a solicitor-advocate in the BVI.

Business Development Manager, Gemma Simpson is a member of the IBA Marketing and Business Development Group.

We attend a number of IBA conferences on a regular basis.