Lucinda Orr

Lucinda has a broad commercial disputes practice with substantial experience of complex, high-value cross-border litigation. She has acted for many high-net worth individuals and has experience of mediation and expert determination, as well as a range of other dispute resolution mechanisms. She also has familiarity with regulatory investigations and experience of judicial review proceedings through a number of pro bono matters on which she has acted.

Background

Lucinda graduated from Oxford University, following an undergraduate and then a Masters degree, and undertook pupillage at Quadrant Chambers in 2006/7. She subsequently joined the International Litigation and Arbitration group in the London office of Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom in 2007, before joining the London office of Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan, in 2013. Lucinda joined Enyo Law in 2014.

As a practising barrister, Lucinda has full rights of audience in all higher courts in England and Wales and has the right to conduct litigation. She was awarded the Lord Justice Holker Award from Gray’s Inn, and in 2009 she won an Advanced Civil Trial Advocacy Scholarship to Florida, from the South Eastern Circuit. In 2012, Lucinda was awarded a prestigious Pegasus Scholarship from the Inns of Court to the New York State and Federal Courts and in 2013 was granted an International Legal Professional Development Grant by ComBar to attend the IBA Annual Conference in Boston. 

For 2018, Lucinda is the Chair of the Annual Bar Conference for England and Wales, following on from her chairing of the Employed Bar Committee for the Bar Council in 2017. From 2012-15 she was the Chair of the Bar Association for Commerce, Finance and Industry (“BACFI”), which celebrated its 50th anniversary under her chairmanship.

Reported Cases include:
Other cases include:
  • Assisting in numerous Letters of Request from US courts
  • Acting in a £200m+ hotel insolvency
  • Acting in a middle eastern family trusts’ dispute
  • Multi-centred OFAC investigation
  • Defending Freezing Injunction on assets in US and Republic of Georgia
Professional Associations
  • Chair, The Annual Bar Conference (2018)
  • Chair, The Employed Bar Committee (2017)
  • Chair, The Bar Association for Commerce, Finance & Industry (2012-2015)
  • Elected Member of the Bar Council of England & Wales (2008-present)
  • Member of Gray's Inn Barristers' Committee (2015-present)
  • International Bar Association 
  • Commercial Bar Association 
  • South Eastern Circuit
Other
  • Mentor, The Social Mobility Foundation


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Lucinda Orr
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020 3837 1617
lucinda.orr@enyolaw.com
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Qualifications & Education
  • Modern History (MA), University of Oxford
  • American History (MSt), University of Oxford
Admissions
  • The Bar of England and Wales
Accolades
  • Florida Bar Trial Advocacy Programme Scholarship, South- Eastern Circuit
  • International Legal Professional Development Grant, Commercial Bar Association
  • Lord Justice Holker Award, Gray’s Inn
  • Scholarship to New York State and Federal Courts, Pegasus Trust
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