Skip to content
BARRISTER PROFILE

4 Stone Buildings

Andrew de Mestre QC

London, UK Global Guide 2022 Ranked in 3 departments

Barrister profile for Global 2022

Profile view:
Global 2022

This individual is also ranked in:

UK Bar 2022

Chambers Review

Chambers Research is conducted by 200 Research Analysts, across 200 jurisdictions and provides nearly 6,000 rankings tables. Annually we collect hundreds of thousands of responses from clients, the majority via in-depth interview. Learn more about our methodology.

Global
Restructuring/Insolvency - UK

Band 4

Andrew de Mestre QC
Andrew de Mestre QC has considerable experience across the full gamut of restructuring and insolvency law. He regularly acts on behalf of an array of clients, including bondholders, issuers and corporate trustees, and routinely appears as sole counsel in high-profile cases. He is particularly well regarded for his expertise in litigation arising from securitisation transactions and other bond issues.
Strengths: "He's hands-on, very focused and really easy to work with. You really feel that he's invested and that he understands the commercial and legal driving factors."
Recent work: Acted for the receivers of the assets of Mukhtar Ablyazov in what was one of the largest and most complex pre-judgment receiverships ordered by the High Court.
Learn more about this team View ranking table
Dispute Resolution: Commercial - UK

Band 4

Andrew de Mestre QC
Strengths: "A very effective advocate who is an impressive performer in court."
Recent work: Acted for one set of claimants in Travelport & Others v WEX, proceedings to determine whether or not the pandemic had caused a material adverse effect sufficient to allow the defendant to complete a USD1.7 billion acquisition of two companies providing payment services to the travel industry.
Learn more about this team View ranking table
Dispute Resolution: Commercial Chancery - UK

Band 3

Andrew de Mestre QC
Strengths: "Very bright and highly strategic in his approach." "He is effective, always available, hard-working, and on top of all of the detail."
Recent work: Acted for Global Energy Horizons Corporation in an appeal concerning the obligations of a fiduciary to account for opportunities which he had taken and developed in breach of fiduciary duty.
Learn more about this team View ranking table

This individual is also ranked in:

UK Bar 2022

This page contains Chambers Research content only

Enhance your profile to connect with potential clients

View other individuals ranked in this Guide

Band 3

Ricardo Gaillard

Cescon, Barrieu, Flesch & Barreto Advogados

Competition/Antitrust, Brazil

Band 3

Marcos Paulo Verissimo

Machado, Meyer, Sendacz e Opice

Competition/Antitrust, Brazil

Band 4

Renata Fonseca Zuccolo

Mattos Filho

Competition/Antitrust, Brazil

Up and Coming

Daniel Rebello

Pinheiro Neto Advogados

Competition/Antitrust, Brazil

Up and Coming

Luís Nagalli

Madrona Advogados

Competition/Antitrust, Brazil

Band 2

Francisco Todorov

Tauil & Chequer Advogados in association with Mayer Brown

Competition/Antitrust, Brazil

Band 2

Maria Eugênia Novis

Machado, Meyer, Sendacz e Opice

Competition/Antitrust, Brazil

Band 3

José Inácio Almeida Prado Filho

BMA – Barbosa, Müssnich, Aragão

Competition/Antitrust, Brazil

Band 2

Gabriel Nogueira Dias

Magalhães e Dias

Competition/Antitrust, Brazil