Richard Blackburn

Senior Counsel

Bars & Courts: England and Wales


  • LPC, Oxford Institute of Legal Practice
  • GDL, College of Law, London
  • BA & MA, Corpus Christi College, University of Oxford

Richard Blackburn is a senior counsel in our banking and Islamic finance practice. He has extensive experience in advising international and regional banks, funds and corporates in relation to derivatives (both conventional and Islamic) and Islamic finance transactions. Richard also advises in relation to regulatory capital transactions and structured product issuances. Prior to joining STAT, Richard practised with several major US and UK law firms and has spent time on secondment with several investment banks.

Richard is a qualified lawyer in England and Wales.

Legal 500: “Richard Blackburn has significant experience advising banks and corporations across a broad range of OTC derivatives and structured products.”; “Richard Blackburn, who advises on OTC derivatives and structured products, is ‘responsive and helpful’.”