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Alan Steinfeld QC

London, UK Global Guide 2022 Ranked in 5 departments

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Global
Restructuring/Insolvency - UK

Band 4

Alan Steinfeld QC
Alan Steinfeld QC stands out for his active practice in offshore jurisdictions, notably the British Virgin Islands and Cayman Islands. He also routinely advises clients in significant domestic litigation. 
Strengths: "He's amazingly insightful and an absolute delight to work with - a marvellous advocate."
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Dispute Resolution: Commercial - UK

Band 2

Alan Steinfeld QC
Strengths:"Very, very good and extremely patient even with the trickiest of clients. He's so clever you can almost hear his brain whirring."
Recent work: Acted for Lloyds shareholders suing directors of Lloyds for damage suffered in consequence of Lloyds’ takeover of HBOS in 2008.
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Dispute Resolution: Commercial Chancery - UK

Band 1

Alan Steinfeld QC
Strengths: "A really stellar silk with a brain the size of a planet, who is confident in lots of areas. " "Excellent. He is just incredibly bright and must have swallowed whole books."
Recent work: Acted in Clean Power Properties Ltd v Network Rail Infrastructure Ltd, advising Network Rail as to the terms and effect of an agreement for the acquisition of sites intended to be used for power stations.
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Offshore (Bar) - UK

Band 2

Alan Steinfeld QC
Alan Steinfeld QC has wide commercial and traditional chancery expertise and a profound knowledge of trust disputes. He has broad offshore experience across the Channel Islands, the Caribbean and Hong Kong. Steinfeld is well versed in hedge fund, investment fund and property disputes. He is also active on behalf of private clients in family and estate disputes.
Strengths: "Alan is one of the grandees of the Chancery Bar. His advice is incredibly insightful and he's also a marvellous advocate."
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Private Wealth: Trusts - UK

Band 1

Alan Steinfeld QC
Alan Steinfeld QC is active across a wide array of practice areas and has a substantial focus on trust law. He is experienced in offshore, as well as domestic, trusts disputes, and is recognised for his familiarity with international arbitrations in connection with contentious trust matters.
Strengths: "A class act who is everything you want in a very senior silk." "He's very direct and straightforward in the advice he gives. His opinions are always well expressed and well thought through."
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