Fabienne headshot(1) (003)

Fabienne d’Adhemar

Senior Consultant


Fabienne is a disputes lawyer and has advised clients in relation to: breach of contract claims, shareholder disputes, multi jurisdiction investigations, injunctive relief and enforcing foreign judgments.

Prior to joining Ignition in 2022, Fabienne worked at Mishcon de Reya for 14 years, having trained at SJ Berwin, where she worked in the Paris office.

Fabienne has undertaken both claimant and defendant work and advised companies and individuals (including high net worth individuals and politically exposed persons).

Relevant experience includes:

  • Acting for Tecnimont Arabia Limited in its claim against NatWest. The case went to trial in 2021.
  • Advising a LA based film financing company in relation to a number of matters including a multi jurisdiction fraud.
  • Acting for a global children’s online content creator in a claim against former employees in relation to allegations of misuse of confidential information.
  • Acting for a commercial bank against a high net worth individual in relation to a breach of a loan agreement.
  • Acting for Sportingbet Plc in a fraud claim requiring an international investigation and asset tracing.
  • Acting for a high street bank in relation to a cyber fraud on prospective customers of the bank

Fine Print

Key Practices

Dispute Resolution

A Social Cause I care about

Child poverty in my local neighborhood 

News, Insights & Resources


Corporate Lawyer: Simon Engelsman

We are delighted to welcome Simon Engelsman to the Ignition Team. Simon has almost 30 years of experience in advising on secured lending and corporate and individual insolvency. He is joining as a Senior Consultant working within the Corporate team.

Read More →

Corporate Lawyer: Josh Smith

We are delighted to Welcome Josh Smith to the Ignition Team. Josh is joining as a Senior Consultant working in both the Corporate and Finance teams. Josh is a legal consultant with 4 years of post-qualification work in both areas of law. Josh has advised startups, SMES and even FTSE 100 entities based in the UK and internationally.

Read More →

Corporate & Commercial Lawyer: Julien Sweeting

We are delighted to Welcome Julien Sweeting to the Ignition Team. Julien is joining as a Senior Consultant working in both the Corporate and Commercial Teams. Julien has over 20 years of experience as a corporate and commercial lawyer.

Read More →