Barrister practising in civil and commercial law, including banking, professional negligence, aviation, international arbitration and insurance. Particular expertise in the law of privilege, including in the context of regulatory and criminal investigations.
Good working knowledge of Russian and Italian.
Silk 2020. Called 2002, Inner Temple; former solicitor (litigation department Allen & Overy); judicial assistant to Lord Woolf (2000); legal assistant at the Treasury Solicitor (1997-8).
Dragon School, Oxford High School; Merton College, Oxford (BA Hons Philosophy, Politics and Economics First Class); City University (Diploma in Law, Distinction); Christ Church, Oxford (BCL Distinction).