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Alan Steinfeld QC

London, UK UK Bar Guide 2022 Ranked in 9 departments

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UK Bar
Company - London (Bar)

Band 2

Alan Steinfeld QC
Alan Steinfeld QC is an impressive practitioner who is frequently involved in high-profile cases. He has a wealth of experience in shareholder disputes, having made appearances in all the UK courts and those of the Cayman Islands, Bermuda, the BVI and the Channel Islands. His broad practice also takes in a host of commercial chancery and partnership matters.
Strengths: "Creative, proactive and good value."
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Restructuring/Insolvency - London (Bar)

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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Partnership - London (Bar)

Band 1

Alan Steinfeld QC
Alan Steinfeld QC commands tremendous respect as one of the London Bar's most active and redoubtable commercial and chancery silks, being particularly well known for his handling of partnership matters with a strong commercial or financial services aspect. He regularly acts in complex partnership issues considered in the courts of a number of British offshore territories.
Strengths: "Alan is brilliantly good, very bright and an accomplished all-rounder." "He is a formidable courtroom performer who impresses judges greatly." 
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Chancery: Commercial - London (Bar)

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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Fraud: Civil - London (Bar)

Band 3

Alan Steinfeld QC
Alan Steinfeld QC is a respected silk well known for his work in the fields of offshore trusts, company law and civil fraud. He has conducted actions in a host of jurisdictions beyond the UK for many years.
Strengths: "Very experienced in this space."
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Chancery: Traditional - London (Bar)

Band 1

Alan Steinfeld QC
Alan Steinfeld QC is frequently instructed in the most high-profile and complex traditional chancery matters, and someone with extensive experience of trust cases. He is also highly sought after for offshore work.
Strengths: "He is a star of the Bar - a real heavyweight who has the ear of the court."
Recent work: Appeared in Clean Power Properties Ltd v Network Rail Infrastructure Ltd. Steinfeld advised 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 - London (Bar)

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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Commercial Dispute Resolution - London (Bar)

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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Trusts - London (Bar)

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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