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Chambers of Mark Cannon QC

Living Wage
LINCOLN'S INN, LONDON, WC2A 3RJ, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7822 2000
Fax:
Fax 020 7822 2001
DX:
1041 LONDON CHANCERY LANE
Email:
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George Spalton

Tel:
Work 020 7822 2000
Email:
4 New Square (Chambers of Mark Cannon QC)

Position

George’s practice falls into five principal areas: Commercial litigation, international commercial arbitration, financial services, professional liability claims and disciplinary work. His experience of commercial work encompasses a wide variety of disputes – ranging from construction claims, insurance and reinsurance matters, banking claims to civil fraud. He has significant experience of international work and has acted in several arbitrations in the Middle East in recent years as well as acting in a number of arbitrations in Europe, South-East Asia, and elsewhere. George’s expertise in the context of professional liability work focusses on accountants and auditors’ negligence and solicitors’ negligence – especially in the context of financial services and commercial transactions.

Career

MA Oxon; LL.M Columbia University (New York); Called 2004; Lincoln’s Inn.

Languages

Basic French and Russian.

Member

COMBAR, executive committee (and previously chairman of the junior committee); PNBA; TECBAR; ChBA; LCIA and IBA; ARDL.


London Bar

Commercial litigation

Within: Commercial litigation – Leading juniors

George Spalton - 4 New SquareEasily distils complex issues to client-friendly form, and ready to roll his sleeves up and muck in.

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International arbitration: counsel

Within: International arbitration: counsel – Leading juniors

George Spalton - 4 New SquareVery polished with an excellent focus on what is important.

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Offshore

Within: Offshore – Leading juniors

George Spalton - 4 New SquareHe has a track record of BVI and Cayman litigation.

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Professional discipline and regulatory law

Within: Professional discipline and regulatory law – Leading juniors

George Spalton - 4 New SquareHe represents Magic Circle partners in SDT cases.

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Professional negligence

Within: Professional negligence – leading juniors

George Spalton - 4 New SquareHe is commercial and clever.

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Sport

Within: Sport – Leading juniors

George Spalton - 4 New SquareConsistently produces high-quality work.

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