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The High Court has given judgment in Kumar v Sharma  EWHC 612 (Ch), where Hossein Sharafi represented the successful applicant in an application to continue a freezing injunction in support of an unfair prejudice petition.
The Privy Council has handed down judgment upholding the validity under Bermudian law of the restriction of marriage to opposite-sex couples. Jonathan Crow QC represented the Attorney-General of Bermuda in her successful appeal.
Chambers congratulates Zara McGlone on being registered in Part II of the Dubai International Financial Centre’s Register of Legal Practitioners. Zara has a busy practice across the full range of work undertaken by Chambers, including insolvency, company law, civil fraud, banking and financial services, and commercial litigation and arbitration. She has previously been instructed (both
This analysis was first published on Lexis®PSL on 17 February 2022 and can be found here (subscription required). Restructuring & Insolvency analysis: Creditors of a company in creditors’ voluntary liquidation (CVL) must ensure that they fully understand what is required of them under the terms of any distribution plan, especially with regards the time limit
Chambers congratulates Albert Sampson on being registered in Part II of the Dubai International Financial Centre’s Register of Legal Practitioners. Albert’s practice spans commercial litigation and arbitration, company law, insolvency, banking & financial services, financial regulatory law, civil fraud and asset recovery. Albert also has a specialism in civil recovery under the Proceeds of Crime
Chambers congratulates Guy Olliff-Cooper on being called to the Bar of the British Virgin Islands and also for his registration in Part II of the Dubai International Financial Centre Courts’ Register of Legal Practitioners. Guy has a busy offshore practice with a particular emphasis on civil fraud and insolvency law. Since his call, he has
James Knott, led by Christopher Parker QC of Maitland Chambers and instructed by Alex Jay and Harry Spendlove of Stewarts Law, appeared in the Supreme Court last week (19 January 2022) for the appellant, Stanford International Bank Ltd (in liquidation) (“SIB”), in an appeal listed by The Lawyer as one of the ‘Top 10 Appeals of 2022’.
Chambers congratulates Eleanor Holland on being admitted to the Bar of the British Virgin Islands. Eleanor is a barrister and mediator with a broad commercial Chancery practice. She has substantial experience of litigation in the BVI Court and on appeal to the Privy Council.