Keystone is pleased to welcome barrister Robert Lawrie, to its flourishing Dispute Resolution team.

An experienced litigator, Robert’s work involves a wide range of commercial and corporate disputes. He has particular expertise in complex fraud cases (frequently working alongside specialist criminal lawyers), claims against directors, and shareholder disputes.

Robert joins from Howard Kennedy, where he was a Partner, and acts for individuals, entrepreneurs, companies and their shareholders, and he has a keen interest in acting for companies regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. Robert also previously held a senior position within the civil fraud team at a leading specialist fraud firm.

“The calibre of our dispute resolution offering is largely unparalleled,” commented Managing Director James Knight.

“Robert’s arrival brings the total number of Partner level lawyers in the litigation team to an impressive 45 and his skill-set truly is a perfect fit for us.”

Robert added,

“I’m delighted to be joining Keystone; the firm’s fresh and innovative attitude towards the practice of law is just one of the things that resonates with my own approach. In addition, my clients have the opportunity to call upon the skills of a host of flexible, dynamic and experienced lawyers across a wide range of expertise.”