Fountain Court Chambers

Chloe Carpenter QC

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Practice Areas

All areas of commercial law (in particular arbitration, commercial litigation, banking, financial services, insurance, professional negligence) and disciplinary and regulatory work. Recent cases include: Alexander v West Bromwich Mortgage Company Ltd [2015] EWHC 135 (Comm), [2016] EWCA Civ 496; acting for the first defendant in Al Khorafi v Sarasin-Alpen in the appeal in the DIFC Court of Appeal; Al Sulaiman v Credit Suisse and Plurimi [2013] EWHC 400 (Comm); Law Society v Baxendale-Walker [2006] 3 All ER 675, [2007] 3 All ER 330, [2008] 1 W.L.R. 426; Thaker v SRA [2012] EWHC 432 (Admin); acting for the SRA in Lumsdon v LSB, BSB & SRA [2014] EWHC 28 (Admin); Law Society v Blavo [2017] 1 WLR 4514, [2019] 1 WLR 1977; Beety v NMC [2017] EWHC 3232 (Admin); SRA v Malins [2018] EWCA Civ 366; SRA v James, Macgregor and Naylor [2019] 2 All E.R. 527; acting for Baker McKenzie in SRA v Senior and others.


Called to the Bar 2001. Educated at Impington Village College; Hills Road Sixth Form College; Kings College London (LLB, 1st class, 1999) and Brasenose College, Oxford (BCL, Distinction, 2000). Member of Fountain Court Chambers since 2002. Took Silk in 2020.

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Joint author of The Law of Privilege, edited by Bankim Thanki QC (3rd edition, 2018, Oxford University Press); joint author of Law of Bank Payments (5th edition, Sweet & Maxwell, 2018); contributor to Disciplinary and Regulatory Proceedings (10th edition, LexisNexis, 2019).