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Recently bolstered by the hires of Brian Gilchrist and Elaine Chen, this burgeoning team handles a broad range of commercial disputes, with particular strengths in financial services disputes and contentious tax matters.
Brian Gilchrist is held in high esteem for his expertise in commercial disputes ranging from shareholder disagreements to tax disputes, with additional strengths in acting for high net worth individuals. A happy client reports: "Mr Gilchrist’s willingness to make himself available to attend to urgent requests is much appreciated." They add: "His in-depth understanding of us as a client, as well as his tact in handling complicated situations, has always enabled him to give counsel beyond the mere mechanics of the law."
Elaine Chen is well known for her strengths in advising private clients, as well as her robust contentious tax practice. One client singles out her expertise in tax disputes, while another source notes that she is "very knowledgeable in terms of the law and able to pull in some of the biggest cases in town, especially among the local community."