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Jonathan Crow QC

London, UK Global Guide 2022 Ranked in 4 departments

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Global
Restructuring/Insolvency - UK

Band 1

Jonathan Crow QC
Jonathan Crow QC manages a busy caseload, splitting his time evenly between commercial and public law litigation. He frequently appears in the Supreme Court, Court of Appeal and ECtHR, and is singled out by market commentators as a persuasive advocate. His impressive roster of clients includes public authorities in addition to private clients.
Strengths: "An extremely distinguished all-round barrister. He does a wide range of commercial work and definitely has the ear of the court." "He is just excellent - his advocacy is extraordinary and he's incredibly persuasive."
Recent work: Instructed in Lamesa Investments v Cynergy Bank, an important appeal involving the interpretation of standard-form wording in loan documentation and the application of US secondary sanctions.
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Dispute Resolution: Commercial - UK

Star Individuals

Jonathan Crow QC
Strengths: "The best all-round advocate at the Commercial Bar, he is amazing."
Recent work: Instructed in Avonwick Holdings v Azitio Holdings, an appeal arising from a dispute between three extremely wealthy Ukrainian oligarchs involving complex allegations of deceit, issues of causation, and disputes over choice of law.
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Dispute Resolution: Commercial Chancery - UK

Star Individuals

Jonathan Crow QC
Strengths: "He has a razor-sharp mind and commands a court with elegant simplicity." "An absolute star. He's a superb and  very versatile advocate."
Recent work: Acted in the Supreme Court case of Lehtimaki v Cooper. Crow was instructed by Sir Christopher Hohn, the UK’s most generous charitable donor, in relation to a major issue arising in the administration of the charity he founded, concerning a multimillion-dollar proposed grant to another charity.
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Offshore (Bar) - UK

Star Individuals

Jonathan Crow QC
Jonathan Crow QC is a formidable offshore advocate with an outstanding track record in heavyweight commercial, company and public law cases. The broad geographic spread of his work takes him to Hong Kong, the Channel Islands and several Caribbean jurisdictions. He is sought after for his knowledge of trusts disputes, as well as investment fund and property cases, and he also frequently appears before the Privy Council. 
Strengths: "He's wonderful. He's the best of the best." "One of the finest advocates at the London Bar."
Recent work: Instructed on behalf of a number of corporate defendants in a multimillion-dollar Russian fraud claim in the BVI.
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