Richard Griffiths Counsel

+65 6800 9836
+65 8133 3827

Expertise and Professional Background

Richard Griffiths is a Counsel in Harneys’ Singapore office where he advises on British Virgin Islands, Cayman Islands and Anguilla law. His practice focuses on banking and finance and corporate transactions.

Richard has extensive experience in domestic and multi-jurisdictional finance transactions throughout Asia, Europe, Australia, the Caribbean and the Americas, advising financial institutions and corporates on a wide range of corporate, credit and security issues.

Before joining Harneys, Richard began his career with Clayton Utz in Australia, followed by a 8-year term as a senior associate in Allen & Overy’s London and Singapore offices. Richard has also been seconded inhouse to banks in London (leveraged finance) and Singapore (trade finance).

Richard's most recent experience includes:


Education & Admissions

Griffith University (LLB) 2002
Griffith University (B.Int.Bus) 2002
Queensland University of Technology (Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice) 2003
Bar Admissions
Queensland 2002
High Court of Australia 2003
England & Wales 2009


Banking and Finance
Cayman Islands
Restructuring and Insolvency