Charles Lloyd Partner

Charles specialises in international commercial litigation including fraud and asset tracing, large scale international disputes, arbitrations, trusts litigation and contractual disputes.

Charles has particular expertise in contentious trusts and probate work. He is the head of the trust and probate litigation group.

What people are saying


"He is a consummate operator - he is a very able and accomplished practitioner."

Chambers HNW 2019

"He "blends gravitas and thoughtfulness into cases, he brings calm to stormy waters.""

Chambers HNW 2019

"Charles Lloyd ‘conducts high-value and difficult litigation with charm, urbanity and intelligence’. The ‘organised, very determined and assured’."

The UK Legal 500 2018

"Charles Lloyd is regarded as 'a hugely experienced litigator who can deal with complex disputes,' and is seen as 'a very big player in this area'."

Chambers UK 2018

"A legal expert reports: 'He is the outstanding figure in the firm. He has huge experience and is an incisive thinker. He has strategic awareness and is very charming and totally unflappable'."

Chambers UK 2018

"He is 'deeply experienced; he has excellent judgement and he is so calm and unflappable. Beneath the calm exterior he is a tough fighter, which is what you want in litigation'."

Chambers Global 2018

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