Simon Mills

"A formidable advocate and a must-have part of our litigation arsenal." "Not only does he know his stuff, but he's also good on his feet and he thinks outside the box."

Chambers & Partners


Simon Mills is an experienced commercial law barrister specialising in banking & commercial finance, insolvency and asset recovery. As our Commercial Team Leader he is committed to providing a modern litigation and advisory service across all these areas. Simon worked in business for 10 years before going to university which gives him a solid grounding in the real-world challenges facing modern businesses.

Simon is known for his user-friendly service and practical approach to helping his clients who are mainly banks, financial institutions, companies and insolvency practitioners.

Simon has acted as an expert on the effect of VAT and the characterisation of invoice discounting agreements in Ireland, and on proprietary rights and insolvency in sale of goods transactions in a case in Russia.

Directories rate Simon Mills as a leading junior barrister in Commercial Litigation, commenting that he is “A formidable advocate and a must-have part of our litigation arsenal” and  Brilliant at devising strategies and commercial solutions to the most complex issues.”

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