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Essex Court Chambers

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24 LINCOLN'S INN FIELDS, LONDON, WC2A 3EG, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7813 8000
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Fax 020 7813 8080
DX:
320 LONDON CHANCERY LANE WC2
Email:
Web:
www.essexcourt.com
London, Singapore
Essex Court Chambers, Jeremy Brier, London, ENGLAND

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Jeremy Brier

Tel:
Work 020 7813 8000
Email:
Essex Court Chambers (Essex Court Chambers)

Position

Commercial barrister frequently appearing in the Commercial Court and in international arbitrations, specialising in complex commercial, jurisdiction, shipping and shipbuilding/construction disputes. Frequently appears as sole advocate and as junior counsel in the High Court and Court of Appeal. Recent cases include Royal Bank of Scotland v Highland [2012] in the Court of Appeal; a Commercial Court jurisdiction battle in a dispute involving complex contract of affreightment and bill of lading arrangements entered into by Russian food producers: Finmoon Ltd & anor v Baltic Reefers Management Ltd & ors [2012] EWHC 920; a successful $13m arbitration for Middle Eastern airline in ticketing dispute; a leading case on sea waybills: A.P. Moller-Maersk A/S v Sonaec Villas Cen Sad Fadoul & ors [2011] 1 Lloyd’s Rep 1; and a jurisdiction victory for seven Malaysian insurers in ‘The Mujur I’ [2011] EWHC 643 (Commissioners). Full caseload is set out on Jeremy’s web profile: www.essexcourt.net/members/109/jeremy-brier. Former lecturer at Pepperdine University School of Law,California (2004-2008) and winner of the World Debating Championships (2004).

Career

Called 2004, Middle Temple.

Languages

Italian.

Member

Commercial Bar Association (COMBAR); LCIA Young International Arbitrators Group; London Common Law and Commercial Bar Association; The European Circuit of the Bar.

Education

University of Cambridge (MA Cantab).

Leisure

Debating, politics, sports.


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Shipping

Within: Shipping – Leading juniors

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