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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:
Web:
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4 New Square (Chambers of Mark Cannon QC), Josh Folkard, London, ENGLAND

Josh Folkard

Tel:
Work +44 207 822 2000
Email:
Web:
www.4newsquare.com
4 New Square (Chambers of Mark Cannon QC)

Position

Josh has a broad commercial practice including commercial dispute resolution and arbitration, the conflict of laws, professional liability and insurance. Josh also has a growing sports law practice.

Josh’s recent work includes acting in a USD 700m fraud claim against auditors in the Cayman Islands; resisting an application to set aside service out of Antigua and Barbuda on two US law firms in a c. USD 1bn professional negligence claim; and acting in a dispute relating to a loan to a New York individual by a company registered in the BVI and the alleged commission for the design of a superyacht.

Josh was also junior to George Spalton in an FA Rule K Football Arbitration concerning a player-agent dispute relating to a representation contract, and acted for an amateur cyclist before the National Anti-Doping Panel in respect of an alleged EPO anti-doping violation.

Career

Call 2013; Atkin Scholar of Gray’s Inn.

Case Notes on Conflict of Laws:

Jurisdiction: [2016] 132 Law Quarterly Review 31; [2014] 4 LMCLQ 492

Choice of law: [2015] 74 Cambridge Law Journal 37.

Member

YIAG, BILA, TECBAR and COMBAR; member of the COMBAR India Committee

Education

BA: Law, University of Oxford (Wronker Law Prize for joint best performance in university); BCL, University of Oxford (Clifford Chance Civil Procedure Prize).

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