Bio

Fraser Mitchell is an Associate in the Dispute Resolution department in the British Virgin Islands.

Fraser joined Appleby from Mishcon de Reya LLP where he worked as a solicitor in the Litigation Department. He has worked on a range of disputes and has particular experience in cases where there are allegations of fraud or misconduct. These disputes are often complex and multi-jurisdictional in nature. Fraser also has experience in bringing and defending a variety of High Court injunctions.

Fraser has acted for both individual and corporate clients and has experience working with litigation funders on large multi-claimant actions.

 

Expertise:

 

Cases pertaining to fraud and allegations of misconduct.

Recent highlights include:

  • Acting in the high profile, multi-billion dollar, commercial court litigation between the Libyan Investment Authority v Société Générale and others. The case uniquely combined issues relating to the characteristics, role and investment strategy, and authority of, a sovereign wealth fund, with allegations of bribery and corruption.

 

Education:

  • BPP, LPC College of Law, GDL
  • University St Andrews, History MA (hons.)

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