Mr Tony Fisher > Fisher Jones Greenwood LLP > Chelmsford, England > Lawyer Profile

Fisher Jones Greenwood LLP

Work Department

Corporate and commercial


Tony Fisher is the head of the commercial department at Fisher Jones Greenwood. He undertakes Company/Commercial and partnership work, advises charities and educational establishments, and is engaged in the firm’s international practice. He has wide experience in mergers and acquisitions, corporate re-structuring, and drafting and negotiating commercial contracts. Tony is also a CEDR accredited mediator.


Tony has an MBA in Legal Practice and aside from his commercial work, Tony also undertakes international work and is a member of the Law Society International Issues Committee which focuses on opening up overseas markets for solicitors in England and Wales. He also has extensive experience in international and domestic human rights work and has appeared as an advocate in the European Court of Human Rights on many occasions.


Tony is a member of various trade and business organisations including the Institute of Directors and the International Division of the Law Society. He is a Fellow of the Human Rights Centre at the University of Essex and is a member and former Chairperson of the Human Rights Committee of the Law Society of England and Wales. He also sits on the Council of the Law Society as the representative for the Essex constituency.

Lawyer Rankings

South East > Corporate and commercial > Corporate and commercial: Essex

(Leading individuals)

Tony FisherFisher Jones Greenwood LLP

Sought out by clients for its ‘excellence in service, expertise and communication’, Fisher Jones Greenwood LLP has a strong presence in the IT and healthcare sector. Group head and M&A expert Tony Fisher in Colchester offers a ‘wealth of experience’ to the firm’s clients, while Ashton Carter‘s transactional work includes handling commercial contracts, acquisitions and reorganisations, as well as work with charities. Leah Groves, former head of the firm’s healthcare division, has left the firm.

South East > Dispute resolution > Commercial litigation: Essex

Fisher Jones Greenwood LLP‘s dispute resolution department is a one-stop shop for the whole array of commercial disputes, and the firm continues to grow its portfolio of property block management company clients. The team is headed up by CEO and mediator Tony Fisher, who splits his time between Chelmsford and Colchester, and has a specialist interest in charity disputes. Joe Sandercock, Billy Smith and Aaron Pottle deal with disputes in niche areas, such as sport and media litigation, and energy disputes.

South East > Insurance > Personal injury: claimant

Fisher Jones Greenwood LLP‘s  personal injury team is housed within the wider dispute resolution department with Rhian Lowe and Tony Fisher as heads of team respectively. Lowe is APIL accredited and her personal injury focus includes accidents at work, road traffic accidents, public liability claims, fatal accidents and chronic pain cases.