Lucy Player-Bishop

Associate
Baker & McKenzie LLP

Biography

Lucy is an associate in the Baker McKenzie Dispute Resolution team based in London. Lucy is also a member of the Compliance & Investigations group

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 Bachelor of Arts with a Double Major in English, and Media & Communications) (2014)
  • University of Nottingham (Law Exchange) (2013)

Languages

  • English