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Roger Parker

Roger Parker

Managing Partner - Asia Pacific


  • College of Law, Lancaster Gate
  • University College London, LL.B., 2:1 Hons

Professional Admissions / Qualifications

  • England and Wales

Court Admissions

  • U.S. District Court - Eastern District of California
  • U.S. District Court - Northern District of California
  • U.S. District Court - Southern District of California
  • U.S. District Court - Western District of California

Roger Parker is Managing Partner - Asia Pacific.  His previous management roles include: Managing Partner for Europe, Middle East and Asia (2007 - August 2016), Managing Partner for Europe and the Middle East, Managing Partner of Richards Butler and Group Manager of the European Litigation Practice at Richards Butler.

Roger is an accredited mediator of the Centre for Dispute Resolution in London and has considerable experience in mediation, as well as having sat as an expert determinator. He has extensive experience not only in the management of major commercial disputes, but also in advising clients on all aspects of risk allocation and management and contractual and professional liabilities. His current role has enhanced his commercial experience and Roger is currently Client Relationship lawyer for a number of clients in the accountancy, legal services and banking sectors.

Roger is listed as one of the United Kingdom’s leading litigators in Euromoney’s Guide to the World’s Leading Litigation Lawyers.

Employment History

  • 2007 - Reed Smith
    • Managing Partner - Asia-Pacific
    • Former Managing Partner, Europe, Middle East & Asia
    • Former European & Middle East Managing Partner
    • Member of Executive Committee
    • Former Member of Senior Management Team
    • Former Managing Partner of the London office
  • 1992 - Richards Butler (combined with Reed Smith in 2007)
    • Head of European Litigation and firmwide Managing Partner