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 2021 and 2020 
  • 'Highly Regarded' in Investment Funds - IFLR1000 2020

Richard Le Liard, is very smart, very practical and very commercial

Legal 500

Provides timely responses and is available for clients’ concerns and questions, even on short notice

Legal 500

Richard Le Liard is technically excellent, very commercial, and always delivers within timescales, no matter how short they are! He operates very effectively as an additional, offshore, member of the team

Legal 500