Our Team

Bruno Bainsfair
Senior Associate
  • Banking (& Finance) Litigation
  • Commercial Arbitration/Litigation
  • Commercial & Contractual Disputes
  • Commodities, Competition
  • Fraud (& Asset Recovery)
  • Insolvency & Restructuring Disputes
  • International Arbitration
  • M & A Disputes
  • Professional Negligence
Qualifications & Education
  • History (BA), University of Oxford
  • The Bar of England and Wales
Professional Accolades
  • Exhibition Award, Inner Temple
Professional Associations

Bruno has experience of handling complex and high value commercial disputes and has particular experience in banking litigation and insolvency disputes.


Bruno read History at the University of Oxford, graduating with a First and then undertaking pupillage at 4 Stone Buildings. Bruno joined Enyo in October 2015, following the completion of his pupillage.

As a practising barrister, Bruno has full rights of audience in all higher courts in England and Wales and has the right to conduct litigation. He passed the GDL with Distinction and received an Outstanding on the BPTC, and was also awarded an Exhibition Award from the Inner Temple.

Cases include
  • The Libyan Investment Authority -v- Société Générale S.A. & Ors [2016] EWHC 2773 (Comm); [2016] EWHC 375 (Comm); [2015] EWHC 1720 (QB); [2015] EWHC 550 (QB)
  • The Libyan Investment Authority -v- Goldman Sachs International [2016] EWHC 2530 (Ch); [2014] EWHC 3364 (Ch)
Jun 13, 2024
Fair winds favour plaintiffs in wasted expenditure cases
A recent judgment of the High Court of Australia has clarified aspects of contract law and the availability of damages...
Jun 3, 2024
LIDW 2024: The Impact of Satoshi Nakamoto on English law
Over the past few years, the novel Blockchain technology has had a significant disruptive impact on many areas, not least...
May 20, 2024
LIDW 2024: Clash of Jurisdictions – era of sanctions, anti-suit and anti-anti-suit injunctions?
Enyo Law is co-hosting an event at London International Disputes Week 2024 alongside One Essex Court, ALRUD law firm, and...
May 16, 2024
MUR Shipping: Force Majeure and Reasonable Endeavours – Contractual Certainty and how to Foresee the Unforeseeable
This week, the Supreme Court issued its decision in the highly anticipated RTI Ltd (Respondent) v MUR Shipping BV (Appellant)...