Michael  Redman
  • London

Michael Redman

Managing Director

Michael Redman is a Managing Director and co-leads Burford’s global corporate intelligence, asset tracing and enforcement business. As the only legal finance provider with an in-house global asset recovery business, Burford can combine its capital and investment expertise alongside top-level global judgment enforcement. Mr. Redman is a leading authority on complex asset recovery with well over a decade of industry experience. He is fluent in Russian.

Mr. Redman began his career in the Lloyd’s of London political and credit risk insurance market and also spent time in the west African diamond industry. He has worked in complex asset recovery and enforcement for well over a decade, holding senior positions in both Moscow and London before co-founding a leading asset recovery advisory boutique. Mr. Redman has worked on many commercial and sovereign enforcement actions and has overseen asset recovery investments arising from distressed situations and insolvencies.

Mr. Redman earned degrees from University College, London and Cambridge and was called to the Bar of England & Wales.


Spotlight - Global Asset Tracing & Recovery, Chambers and Partners 2021
Asset Recovery Expert, Who's who legal 2019
"[Michael Redman] is a top-class operator for [asset recovery]. He's got great contracts, he knows them well, and he's very familiar in dealing with difficult problems while keeping his clients reassured." Chambers and Partners