Fraser has over 20 years' experience advising insolvency practitioners, clearing banks, financial institutions and other stakeholders on all aspects of under-performing or distressed corporates. He has advised organisations across a variety of sectors, including haulage and logistics, construction, printing, hotels and leisure and healthcare. Recent company side mandates include advising in the retail & consumer and infrastructure sectors.

Fraser is ranked in both The Legal 500 and Chambers and Partners and noted for working primarily with banks, lenders and insolvency practitioners.


Fraser Ritson "makes himself available, has a good grasp of detail and provides practical advice," according to one client, who adds that he "goes above and beyond."

Chambers 2017

Fraser Ritson works primarily with banks, lenders and insolvency practitioners, and has a great deal of experience in restructurings and insolvencies. He is singled out by his clients as a practitioner who is always available, and has a huge knowledge of the law.

Chambers 2015

Professional memberships
  • The Insolvency Lawyers’ Association