Hulley Enterprises, Yukos Universal and Veteran Petroleum v the Russian Federation
Jonathan Crow CVO, KC and David Peters of Essex Court, instructed by Stephenson Harwood partner Ros Prince, represent the claimants in this 3 day jurisdiction hearing listed for October 2023.
Republic of Mozambique v Credit Suisse, Privinvest, VTB Capital and others
4 members of chambers will appear in this high-profile, 3-month trial listed to commence in October 2023. Sharif Shivji KC, Tom Gentleman and Emma Horner, instructed by Slaughter and May partners Richard Swallow, Jonathan Clark and Megan Sandler, will appear with One Essex Court’s Laurence Rabinowitz KC, and Blackstone Chambers’ Andrew Hunter KC and Andrew Scott KC on behalf of Credit Suisse, one of the Defendants. Richard Hill KC, instructed by Macfarlanes partner Lorna Emson, will appear on behalf of another Defendant, VTB Bank (Europe).
The Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy v Richard John Adam and others
This 25 week disqualification trial concerning the collapse of Carillion will see Tiran Nersessian appear on behalf of the second defendant, Richard John Howson (one of Carillion’s former directors). Tiran is led by Fountain Court’s Clare Sibson KC and instructed by Addleshaw Goddard partner Nichola Peters.
R (Elliott Associates, Elliott International and Jane Street Global Trading) v The London Metal Exchange and LME Clear
This judicial review of the LME’s decision to retrospectively cancel a morning’s worth of nickel trades in March 2022 will be heard by the Administrative Court at some stage in 2023. Jonathan Crow CVO, KC, instructed by Hogan Lovells partners Charles Brasted and Matthew Bullen, will appear on behalf of the defendants alongside Brick Court Chambers’ James McClelland KC, Emily MacKenzie and Alastair Richardson.
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