Jo Rickard

Shearman & Sterling (London)

Jo Rickard is a partner in Shearman & Sterling’s Litigation Group in London. She has wide commercial litigation experience advising corporates, banks, liquidators and receivers as well as self-regulatory bodies in relation to a variety of claims. She is recognised as a leading practitioner in banking litigation and commercial litigation in the Legal Experts guide, and as a leading individual in Chambers 2016 and a named individual in Legal 500 2015. She is also named as a Super Lawyer in the commercial litigation category in the 2015 London Super Lawyers List. Jo Rickard joined Shearman & Sterling in 2006. She was a partner at Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer from 1981-2006. Whilst there she was the joint head of the worldwide Dispute Resolution Practice Group for five years and managing partner of Dispute Resolution in London for nine years. For two years from 1995 she was seconded to Lloyd’s of London as Director of Legal Services reporting to the then chairman, Sir David Rowland.

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Shearman & Sterling (London)
Shearman & Sterling (London)

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Cohen Simon, Jo Rickard, Susanna Charlwood The English High Court rules that notes of witness interviews prepared by in-house and external counsel in the course of an internal investigation were not covered by legal advice privilege or lawyers’ working papers privilege (RBS Rights Issue Litigation)

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In December 2016, the English High Court ruled that transcripts, notes and other records of witness interviews prepared by in-house and external counsel in the course of an internal investigation were not covered by either legal advice privilege (“LAP”) or lawyers’ working papers privilege. The (...)

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