Commercial litigation, including banking and financial services, civil fraud, competition law, conflicts of laws, insurance, restitution, professional negligence and arbitration.
Current / recent cases include Federal Republic of Nigeria v Royal Dutch Shell & Ors (alleged fraud / jurisdiction); Bombardier & Ors v London Underground (public procurement); Allianz Global Investors & Ors v Barclays Bank & Ors (competition law / fx); National Bank of Kazakhstan v The Bank of New York Mellon (dispute relating to a Global Custody Agreement); State of The Netherlands v Deutsche Bank (interpretation of ISDA Credit Support Annex / negative interest rates); Property Alliance Group v Royal Bank of Scotland (alleged manipulation of LIBOR / interest rate swaps); Ingenious Litigation (alleged mis-selling of film finance investments).
Called 1993. QC 2009.
Born 1968. Bristol University (LLB Hons 1st Class) and Brasenose College, Oxford (BCL 1st Class).