Maitland Chambers

Andrew Westwood

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Practice Areas

Commercial chancery practice including charities, insolvency, directors' disqualification, company law and civil fraud. Reported cases include: Stichting Shell Pensioenfonds v Krys [2014] UKPC 41, Fairfield Sentry Ltd v Migani [2014] UKPC 9, Attorney General v Charity Commission [2012] UKUT 420 (TCC), HMRC v Begum [2011] BPIR 59, Grogan v HMRC [2011] STC 1, Re Metrocab Ltd [2010] 2 BCLC 603, Re Aaron Ltd [2009] 1 BCLC 55, Vintage Hallmark plc [2007] 1 BCLC 788, Mea Corporation Ltd [2007] 1 BCLC 618, Crystal Palace FC (1986) Ltd [2004] 2 BCLC 63, Promwalk Services [2003] 2 BCLC 305, J A Chapman & Co [2003] 2 BCLC 206, Phoneer Ltd [2002] 2 BCLC 241, Ashworth Frazer v Gloucester C.C. [2001] 1 WLR 2180, Britannia Home Centres [2001] 2 BCLC 63, Khazanchi v Faircharm [1998] 1 WLR 1603.

Career

Called to Bar 1994. Admitted to the Bar of the Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court (BVI).

Professional Memberships

Chancery Bar Association, COMBAR, Charity Law Association.

Publications

Advisory Editor of 'Mithani: Directors' Disqualification'.

Personal

Educated at St Catherine's College, Oxford (MA).