Liesl Fichardt specializes in complex Regulatory and Tax Investigations, Disputes and Litigation, leading this international practice from London. Previously, Liesl was head of the Tax Investigations and Disputes practice at Clifford Chance. She is one of the leading experts in complex regulatory and tax investigations, disputes and litigation, both domestic and international. Her practice involves various regulatory bodies including tax authorities, corporate and financial regulators. Her experience is wide ranging as solicitor, advocate, arbitrator and former acting judge.
Liesl was recently listed in the Hot 100 List by The Lawyer. She is top rated in the Chambers and Legal 500 directories and is listed in International Tax Review’s Tax Controversy Leaders as one of the top tax specialists in the UK, as well as their Women in Tax Leaders Guide, 2020 Edition. She has been recognized by Who’s Who Legal: Corporate Tax 2019. Liesl is former Chair of the British Branch of the International Fiscal Association and also sits on the International Taxes Committee of the Law Society of England and Wales.