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Steven Morris

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Howard Kennedy LLP

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Dispute resolution.

Position

Steven is a partner in the Dispute Resolution Department with over 30 years´ experience specialising in international cases and arbitrations. Steven's focus is on international commercial litigation and international arbitration, dry shipping, partnership disputes, fraud related matters, company shareholder disputes, administrative law, and professional negligence. With experience in offshore tax-related work he also undertakes trust and tax-related litigation. His clients range from private individuals to multinational companies and foreign governments. He has significant experience in conducting litigation overseas on behalf of UK individuals and corporations and he has advised clients in a wide variety of actions. Following a postgraduate degree specialising in international law, Steven has also been instructed in a public international law case before the International Court of Justice in The Hague. Steven is a CEDR accredited mediator. He is a member of the International Law Association and a Council Member of the Pakistan-Britain Business Council. Steven has particularly close links with the Asian Sub-Continent and the Middle East. Publications of note: ‘Trial Practice and Procedure Manual for England’ (with Lord Collins of Mapesbury), CCH Publications; ‘The Tax Liability of Foreign Diplomats in the United Kingdom’, British Tax Review.

Career

Trained Herbert Smith Freehills; qualified 1981; partner Howard Kennedy 1986.

Member

Pakistan-Britain Business Council.

Education

King Henry VIII School, Coventry; Downing College, Cambridge (MA, LLB); Centre for Effective Dispute Resolution (qualified mediator).

Leisure

Cinema, photography, archaeology.


London: Dispute resolution

Commercial litigation

Within: Commercial litigation

Howard Kennedy LLP fields ‘excellent people who give good, sensible advice’. The practice’s scope of commercial litigation work covers international contractual and commodities disputes; financial services matters and civil fraud; professional negligence; IP; and insolvency disputes. It is also well known for sports and media sector litigation. Louise Bennett is commercial litigation head; Tim Bignell is ‘able to handle testing situations’; and Craig Emden is ‘a brilliant litigator’. Steven Morris, Fiona Hinds, Joel Leigh, Mark Stephens CBE and Simon Taylor are key contacts. Former commercial litigation head, Sue Thackeray, joined Kingsley Napley LLP.

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