Richard Le Liard


Richard is based in Jersey and is a partner in the funds and investment structures team, he also supports the Cayman Islands practice on a number of matters. Richard specialises in establishing and advising investment funds and fund services businesses and also has a strong regulatory practice. He is sought after to advise on all areas of financial services regulation, data protection, international tax compliance (including economic substance) and the local AML/CFT regime.

He also has considerable experience in matters of corporate and commercial law.

Richard participates in local industry groups and regularly presents on matters of funds and regulation.

  • Solicitor - Jersey
  • 'Next Generation Lawyers' - Legal 500 2019, 2018 and 2017
  • 'Next Generation Partners' - Legal 500 2022, 2021 and 2020 
  • 'Highly regarded' in investment funds - IFLR1000 2021, 2020

Richard Le Liard is technically, legally, very strong. He has a broad industry knowledge and is commercially astute. He always meets deadlines and works collaboratively

Legal 500

Excellent leadership from Richard Le Liard and a responsive team

Legal 500

Richard Le Liard stands out – he has been contactable at short notice, is amiable, and shows a high level of knowledge.

Legal 500