Fiona Hinds > Howard Kennedy LLP > London, England > Lawyer Profile

Howard Kennedy LLP

Work Department

Dispute Resolution


Fiona Hinds is a Partner in the Commercial Dispute Resolution team. She acts on a wide range of commercial disputes and has notable expertise in complex cross-border fraud claims, financial services and sport.

Fiona regularly advises on emergency action, including without notice injunction and asset recovery procedures. She has a particular specialism where there are concerns about money laundering, proceeds of crime or regulatory compliance.

Many of Fiona’s clients are active in the financial services sector, including fund managers and investment funds, regulated entities and authorised persons. She regularly advises on partnership, joint venture and company disputes in this industry.

As co-head of the firm’s Sports group, Fiona also advises individuals, agents, managers and businesses on a range of disputes in the sport sector. She acts predominantly in football and equestrianism, but has experience in a variety of international disciplines.

Fiona takes a practical and commercial approach, which is invaluable when her clients need urgent action to protect their assets.

Fiona is a member of the following professional bodies:

  • Fraud Lawyers Association
  • London Solicitors Litigation Association
  • Women in Sports Law
  • Women in Racing

Lawyer Rankings

London > TMT (technology, media and telecoms) > Sport

Howard Kennedy LLP advises governing bodies, clubs, agencies and other sports organisations on governance issues, strategic acquisitions and disposals, merchandising and endorsement rights, and commercial contracts. The firm also acts for sporting individuals on personal private matters and has developed a burgeoning esports practice. Department lead Lois Langton, also head of family law, is recognised for her work in football. Co-head Fiona Hinds deals with sports-related disputes and investigations.