Jonathan Fisher QC on insolvency, fraudulent trading and money laundering


In The Times ‘The Brief’ today entitled ‘Suspending insolvency – but what about the creditors?’, Jonathan Fisher QC assesses the recently proposed suspension of civil liability for insolvent trading in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic. The detrimental effect of this change on creditors requires careful thought.

Also, this week, Money Laundering Bulletin has published an article by Jonathan, entitled ‘Fraudulent trading risks in insolvency and corporate restructuring cases’. The article examines in detail the criminal framework on fraudulent trading and insolvency and the important money laundering considerations for practitioners.

The opening section of The Times ‘The Brief’ article is available here.

The opening section of the Money Laundering Bulletin article is available here.

For copies of the articles, please email Olivia English at