Commercial litigation – Leading sets – (Tier 3)

4 Stone Buildings is ‘a great set for commercial litigation, especially that related to company law’, and is noted for its ‘good mix of seniors and juniors with genuine expertise’. The set’s commercial barristers enjoyed another active year with significant roles in Autonomy Corporation v Dr Michael Lynch, Robert Tchenguiz v Grant Thornton, and Haven Insurance v Gavin Edmondson Solicitors. The service from the clerks is ‘proactive and collaborative’.

George Bompas QC – 4 Stone Buildings ‘Very quick with his paperwork, he comes up with an analysis of the law and facts that you can trust.’
Ranked: tier 3

John Brisby QC – 4 Stone Buildings ‘Highly respected – a good team player and popular in the BVI.’
Ranked: tier 2

Jonathan Crow QC – 4 Stone Buildings ‘Absolutely top drawer in everything he does, an amazingly versatile advocate.’
Ranked: tier 1

Robert Miles QC – 4 Stone Buildings ‘Very calm and measured in court, so when he criticises the other side it is all the more impactful.’
Ranked: tier 1

Richard Hill QC – 4 Stone Buildings ‘He leaves no stone unturned.’
Ranked: tier 5

Andrew Clutterbuck QC – 4 Stone Buildings ‘Has a forensic analysis of complex commercial Chancery cases enhanced by a practical approach.’
Ranked: tier 6