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Alastair Tomson has been successful in the DIFC Court of Appeal, with the dismissal of a long-running action against his client in Massun v Mousi & Others  DIFC CA 003. Click here for full details.
Company/Insolvency Set of the Year, Commercial Litigation – Silk of the Year Jonathan Crow KC, Company/Insolvency – Junior of the Year Tiran Nersessian The winners will be announced at an Awards Ceremony on Thursday 17 November 2022.
Chambers is delighted to announce that Lara Hassell-Hart and Daniel Kessler have both been appointed to the Attorney General’s ‘C’ Panel of Junior Counsel to the Crown. Their appointment commences on 1 September 2022. Lara and Daniel join Nicholas Cox, Tiran Nersessian and Alex Cook (A Panel) and Albert Sampson (C Panel) who are all
George Bompas QC and Sarah Harman represented a boutique city firm of solicitors when they obtained a final judgment in a long-running legal battle with a retired partner. In this judgment the High Court concluded that the partners’ accounts were not defective so as to give the retired partner a claim for unpaid profit share.
The Court of Appeal has upheld an order made by the President of the Family Division sealing the will of the late Duke of Edinburgh from public inspection. Jonathan Crow QC successfully represented the executor at both hearings. To read the Court of Appeal’s judgment, click here.
We are delighted to announce that Sophy Tuck has accepted an offer of tenancy and will join chambers as a tenant from 25/07/22 following successful completion of her pupillage. Sophy accepts instructions in all of chambers’ practice areas, including: banking and finance; commercial dispute resolution; civil fraud; company law; and insolvency and restructuring. Congratulations Sophy and
Today, Andrew Clutterbuck QC is speaking at R3 Association of Business Recovery Professionals on the topic of “Mega claims: How insolvency practitioners conduct gargantuan litigation”. This will involve a Q&A on the tactics and best practice in getting large insolvency claims up and running and to trial with a focus on information flow, team building and
Clerk of the year – Ben Lashmar, Junior of the year – Tiran Nersessian, Set of the year – 4 Stone Buildings, Silk of the year – Orlando Fraser KC, Chancery set of the year – 4 Stone Buildings, Chancery Silk of the year – Jonathan Crow KC, Commercial litigation junior of the year – Chris Harrison, Financial Crime junior
At an expedited application hearing Falk J made an interim mandatory injunction for the provision of documents concerning receivables which comprise the securitised assets in three securitisations. The applicant’s case was that it had a contractual right to be provided with the documents because it needed them to comply with its regulatory obligations to value