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Graham Shear

Head of International, LDR

Graham is a partner and Head of International in our Litigation and Dispute Resolution team. He has over 24 years’ experience as a commercial litigator both in the UK and internationally. His experience is far reaching and includes contractual and shareholder disputes, specialist rights protection, complex recoveries and professional negligence.

Graham's work is diverse and often multi-jurisdictional. He has recently been advising the Bakrie family and other Indonesian shareholders in Bumi plc in relation to an internal investigation in Indonesia conducted by Bumi plc, a Takeover Panel (TOP) investigation and hearings concerning concert party issues as well as the successful conclusion to the recent EGM resolutions promoted by Nat Rothschild in opposition to the Bakrie director nominees.

Graham regularly acts for the defence industry, corporates, banks, financial institutions, governments, high net worth individuals and entrepreneurs, together with a broad mix of those in the sport and entertainment industry, advising on a wide range of issues including defamation, privacy, crisis management and internal investigations.

As well as being recognised in Chambers 2012 as a leading individual in dispute resolution, Graham is also a recognised leader in the sports, media and entertainment industries, receiving good rankings in the Chambers Guide for both Sport and Defamation.