Michael Chissick

Managing Partner, Fieldfisher

Jurisdiction: UK


Michael Chissick is the Managing Partner of Fieldfisher and has been responsible for the management of the firm since 2012. Before that, he managed the technology, outsourcing and privacy law group and specialised in all aspects of technology law. Michael joined the firm in 1996 as a partner having trained at a magic circle firm.


A great advantage of being managing partner is in leading a firm that is totally committed in providing the best client service. Michael also gets to work with colleagues that are innovative, dynamic and creative.


Michael is committed to leading Fieldfisher’s award winning firm in a fast changing economic and regulatory environment. He is leading the firm through a major transformation and change programme to ensure we remain ahead of the pack by introducing advanced technology, new products and the best in client service.


Michael is particularly proud of the part Fieldfisher plays in the community with the extensive CSR activities and pro bono work and is also committed to ensuring our firm is a diverse place to work.


In his spare time Michael likes to travel, go to the theatre and experience great vegetarian restaurants.

Specialism at work

Management, Implementation of Strategy and Leadership

Favourite hobby

Traveling, going to the theatre and experiencing great vegetarian restaurants