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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:
www.4newsquare.com

Ben Smiley

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

Position

Litigation, arbitration and dispute resolution in core areas: commercial, insurance, professional liability, financial regulation, chancery, costs and sports work.  Conducts claims and defences in respect of very complex and high-value cases, across industries and professions.  Often acts in claims by or against solicitors, barristers, accountants, financial service professionals and insolvency practitioners.  Regularly appears in the Chancery Division and the Commercial Court.  Has also acted in the Court of Appeal and the Supreme Court.  Strong experience as sole counsel and as part of a larger team.

Languages

Basic French; Basic Russian.

Member

COMBAR, British Insurance Law Association, Professional Negligence Bar Association, London Common Law and Commercial Bar Association.

Education

MA (Oxon), Philosophy, Politics and Economics, Oxford University (First Class); GDL, City University, London (Distinction); Called 2009, Middle Temple; Diplock Scholarship, Middle Temple.


London Bar

Costs

Within: Costs – Leading juniors

Ben Smiley - 4 New SquareHandles a variety of costs litigation cases.

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Professional negligence

Within: Professional negligence – leading juniors

Ben Smiley - 4 New SquareHe has incredible attention to detail but is also flexible.

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