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One Essex Court

Chambers of Lord Grabiner QC

TEMPLE, LONDON, EC4Y 9AR, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7583 2000
Fax:
Fax 020 7583 0118
DX:
430 LONDON CHANCERY LANE
Email:
Web:
www.oeclaw.co.uk
London, Singapore

Orlando Gledhill

Tel:
Work 020 7583 2000
Email:
One Essex Court (Chambers of Lord Grabiner QC)

Position

A broad range of commercial litigation, arbitration and advice. Recently acted for: a Russian bank in dispute with Russian borrowers; an investment fund in dispute with the fund management arm of a major German bank; a Spanish oil major in arbitration against an exploration joint venture; Leonid Lebedev in London anti-suit proceedings brought by Viktor Vekselberg and Leonard Blavatnik in relation to New York proceedings; major French bank in relation to a dispute arising out of lending in Russia; various state-owned Chinese entities in energy sector arbitrations; the largest Mongolian bank in disputes with a tier 2 capital provider; financial advisory and trading house in trial against Barclays Bank concerning corporate acquisition; investment fund managers in claims by Fortress Investment Group; Deutsche Bank in a trial concerning carbon credits; Credit Agricole Commercial and Investment Bank in a claim by a wealth management client; advised FSA on PPI mis-selling; acted for Grangemouth CHP in litigation against Ineos; Glitnir Banki in freezing order proceedings against Jon Asgeir Johannesson; Woodside Energy in claim by Dana Petroleum re oil exploration offshore of Kenya.

Career

Called to the Bar 1998.

Education

Queen’s University, Canada (1992 BA Hons, First Class); Corpus Christi College, Oxford University (1994 M Phil); City University (1997 Dip Law, Distinction).


London Bar

Banking and finance (including consumer credit)

Within: Banking and finance (including consumer credit) – 2017 silks

Orlando Gledhill QC - One Essex CourtA very good courtroom advocate, who is very strong technically.’

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Commercial litigation

Within: Commercial litigation – 2017 silks

Orlando Gledhill QC - One Essex CourtPicks up the main issues quickly, works very hard and isn’t afraid to commit to strategy.’

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Energy

Within: Energy – 2017 silks

Orlando Gledhill QC - One Essex CourtExcellent on his feet and user-friendly.’

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International arbitration: counsel

Within: International arbitration: counsel – 2017 silks

Orlando Gledhill QC - One Essex CourtHis attention to detail and need to present the best case possible makes him formidable.’

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