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Vernon Flynn

London, UK UK Bar Guide 2021 Ranked in 4 departments

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UK Bar
Energy & Natural Resources - London (Bar)

Band 4

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Vernon Flynn QC
Respected silk with a broad commercial practice who represents clients in a vast array of energy-related disputes, principally those relating to electricity and oil and gas. His practice frequently sees him advising clients in cross-jurisdictional cases, both at trial and on appeal, and he is also regularly involved in arbitrations at UNCITRAL and the LCIA.
Strengths: "Very persuasive and gets the judge onside." "A real street fighter and fun to work with."
Recent work: Acted in the high-profile Karkey Karadeniz Elektrik Uretim v Islamic Republic of Pakistan, a case regarding the enforcement of an award to Karkey worth USD1 billion.
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International Arbitration: General Commercial & Insurance - London (Bar)

Band 3

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Vernon Flynn QC
Known for his significant expertise in handling domestic and international commercial disputes, including multi-jurisdictional arbitration. He has appeared before courts and tribunals in various jurisdictions including Dubai, Singapore, Stockholm and the Cayman Islands, acting on behalf of prominent individuals and major corporations. He has taken part in arbitrations under the auspices of the ICC and various other arbitral institutions.
Strengths: "He is very easy to work with, bright and very responsive." "Truly excellent and really engaging with the tribunal."
Recent work: Acted for the Islamic Republic of Pakistan in a dispute which concerned the enforcement of a USD1 billion ICSID award by Turkish energy company Karkey against Pakistan before the English courts.
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Offshore - London (Bar)

Band 2

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Vernon Flynn QC
A strong commercial silk who is well versed in big-ticket offshore matters across the Caribbean, Hong Kong, Dubai and the Seychelles. He is called upon for his expertise in breach of trust allegations, and is noted for his skill in handling freezing orders and enforcement actions.
Strengths: "He produces consistently excellent, quality work."
Recent work: Acted in a case in the BVI in which a trust sought to recover USD95 million due to alleged accounting fraud by the company in which it had invested.
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Commercial Dispute Resolution - London (Bar)

Band 2

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Vernon Flynn QC
Strengths: "He is able to translate difficult problems into words that clients understand." "Vernon is absolutely brilliant; he is affable, credible, and someone who commands the respect of the court."
Recent work: Acted for JTrust in its claim to recover around USD95 million, which it claimed to have invested in a Thai public company as a result of accounting fraud by its CEO, Mr Konoshita.
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