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Keystone Law

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Iain Roxborough

Work 02033193700
Keystone Law

Work Department

Commercial litigation


Iain is a highly experienced litigator with over 30 years’ experience at a magic circle firm and is qualified as both a solicitor and barrister. He handles a variety of corporate and commercialdisputes, often with a focus on shareholder and director issues that occur in the course of corporate transactions and joint ventures.

Working predominantly with clients across the investment, real estate and technology sectors, Iain is highly experienced in pursuing and defending parties.

Areas of expertise:

  • Commercial litigation and arbitration
  • Mediation
  • Minority shareholder, joint venture and family business disputes
  • Fraud and recovery
  • Contractual and company disputes
  • Regulatory and professional disciplinary matters
  • Project failures and professional negligence claims


2017 Keystone Law | Consultant Solicitor
1986 - 2017 Clifford Chance LLP | Solicitor, then Partner
1983 - 1986 Holman Fenwick and Willan Clerk
1982 - 1983 Commercial and Chancery Chambers | Pupil Barrister
1994 Qualified as a solicitor-advocate
1985 Qualified as a solicitor
1981 Qualified as a barrister

London: Crime, fraud and licensing

Fraud: civil

Within: Fraud: civil

The fraud specialists at Keystone Law handle matters relating to bribery, corruption, directors’ disqualification, disciplinary and regulatory issues, embezzlement, extradition, tax investigations, money laundering and SFO prosecutions. A raft of lawyers joined the new model law firm during 2018, including Matthew Hennessy-Gibbs from Devonshires Solicitors LLP; Gagan Ranu, the former India desk head at Lewis Silkin LLP; and Iain Roxborough, who previously spent decades as a partner at Clifford Chance LLP.

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London: Dispute resolution

Commercial litigation

Within: Commercial litigation

Keystone Law 'has significant expertise in the field and provides quick answers and flexibility to match clients' needs, while caring about good legal solutions'.  Alex Ferrari's practice covers various sectors and encompasses both domestic and international disputes, Matthew Reach specialises in business-related and company disputes, and Robert Lawrie acts in cases involving shareholder and general commercial disputes, as well as fraud allegations. Patrick Pennal is also an experienced adviser, and in 2018, corporate and commercial disputes specialist Iain Roxborough and Dharmendra Nair, a disputes lawyer specialising in shipping, commodities and commercial litigation, joined from Clifford Chance LLP and Squire Patton Boggs, respectively.

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