Commercial litigation, insolvency, company/chancery, professional negligence.
Cases: Loveridge v. Loveridge  EWCA Civ 1104 – interim relief in unfair prejudice petitions and partnership disputes; Taylor v. Rhino Overseas Inc  EWCA Civ 353 and  EWHC 1951 (Ch) – agency, undisclosed principal, unlawful means conspiracy; Re The Hut Group  EWHC 5 (Ch) – striking out unfair prejudice petition; Zedra Trust Co (Jersey) Ltd. v. Hut Group Ltd  EWHC 2191 (Comm) – expert determination in share purchase agreement; Blackstar Advisors v. Cheyne Capital International  EWCA Civ 2210 – investment introductory agreement; O’Brien v. TTT Moneycorp  EWHC 1491 (Comm) – SPA, conditions precedent; Grove Park Properties v. Royal Bank of Scotland  EWHC 3521 (Comm) – pleading of fraud arising out of bank’s conduct in earlier litigation; Instant Access Properties v. Rosser  EWHC 756 (Ch) – insolvency, breach of fiduciary duty, shadow directors, fraudulent trading, ratification; BFS Group v. Foley  EWHC 2799 (QB) – bribery, secret profits, fraud; Bank Alkhair v Al Refai  EWHC 616 (Comm) - Bahrain judgments, enforcement, set-off, fraud; Palm Beach Offshore - Cayman insolvency, good faith, redemption shares; Emmott v Michael Wilson & Partners Ltd  EWCA Civ 1028 - civil contempt, dissipation of assets, director's liability.
Called 1987, Middle Temple; Recorder 2005; QC 2006; Mediator 2009; Deputy High Court Judge 2016.
Chancery Bar; COMBAR; Midlands Commercial and Chancery Bar Association.
Educated at Oundle School; Pembroke College, Cambridge (MA). Trustee of the Access to Justice Foundation; Chairman, Middlesex Lord's Taverners Committee.