Lucy Player-Bishop

Associate
Baker & McKenzie LLP

Biography

Lucy Player-Bishop is an associate with Baker McKenzie's London office. She is with the Dispute Resolution and Compliance & Investigations groups. 

Practice Focus

Lucy's practice focuses on commercial litigation, dispute resolution, and compliance and investigations.

Representative Legal Matters

  • Conducting an internal anti-bribery and corruption investigation for a telecommunications company.
  • Acting for a group of trustees regarding enforcement of a deed, including appearing in the Court of Appeal.
  • Acting for prejudiced shareholder and communications company in three-week High Court trial also involving claims of breach of directors' duties and conspiracy by unlawful means.
  • Acting for Middle Eastern investment bank in a cross-border NZD 45 million shareholder claim.
  • Acting for a company that manufactures construction and mining equipment in a cross-border trademark opposition proceeding.
  • Acting for local council in an application to restrain a vexatious litigant.
  • Advising on defamation, copyright, and intellectual property proceedings.

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Golden Key International Honour Society Membership
  • New Zealand Law Society

Corporate Responsibility

  • Volunteer, Community Law Centre 

Admissions

  • High Court of New Zealand (2015)

Education

  • University of Canterbury at New Zealand (Bachelor of Laws) (2014)
  • University of Nottingham (Law) (2013)
  • St. Cuthbert's College (B.A. Double Major in English, and Media & Communications) (2009)

Languages

  • English