Michael Gibbon KC

Call: 1993 Silk: 2011

Michael is one of the leading advocates at the Chancery Bar. He has extensive litigation and advisory experience in the legal fields of commercial; company; charity; financial services; insolvency and restructuring; tax; and trusts. He has appeared in numerous reported cases at all levels from specialist tribunals through to the Supreme Court. His cases often have an international element, and are frequently high value or have a high profile in their fields.

Before training for the Bar, Michael was an investment banker, working first in international capital markets and then in corporate finance. His background brings particular understanding of financial businesses and products.

Michael was chair of the International Sub-Committee of the Chancery Bar Association from 2018 to 2023, and is admitted to the Bar of the BVI. He is a Bencher of Lincoln’s Inn.

Michael was elected Head of Chambers in 2023.


Legal 500 UK Awards 2020

Shortlisted for 'Tax - Silk of the Year'