SRA board member

Geoff Nicholas

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Geoff has been a partner in the Dispute Resolution group of Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer for more than 25 years. He is co-head of the firm's Global Investigations group and the Global Markets partner.

Brought up in North Wales, Geoff studied law at Sheffield University and went to the College of Law in Chester.

He started work at Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer in 1985. He has spent time working in the firm's offices in London, New York and Hong Kong. Whilst a partner, he has twice been seconded to work for clients, including in the US. Geoff advises international clients on regulatory risk and handles both internal and external investigations.

Registered interests

  • Employee of Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer
  • Member of the Labour Party
  • Member of the Executive Committee of the Alliance for Lawyers at Risk

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