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Twenty Essex

20 ESSEX STREET, LONDON, WC2R 3AL, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7842 1200
Fax:
Fax 020 7842 1270
DX:
0009 LONDON CHANCERY LANE
Email:
Web:
www.twentyessex.com
London, Singapore
Twenty Essex, Sean Snook, London, ENGLAND

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Sean Snook

Tel:
Work 020 7842 1200
Email:
Twenty Essex (Twenty Essex)

Work Department

  • Arbitration and mediation
  • Banking and derivatives
  • Commercial law
  • Conflicts of laws
  • Insurance and reinsurance
  • International trade, commodities and sale of goods
  • Private international law
  • Shipping

Position

Sean advises and represents clients in a broad range of commercial and private international law disputes.

He has appeared in the Court of Appeal and the High Court (particularly the Commercial Court). Sean has also been instructed to represent clients before all the major arbitral bodies (including the LMAA, GAFTA, FOSFA, ICC, LCIA, HKIAC, London Metal Exchange and Refined Sugar Association).

In addition to trial work, Sean has extensive experience in interim proceedings, in particular obtaining freezing orders, inspection orders and anti-suit injunctions. He has also assisted in mediations.

Before joining Chambers, Sean worked for 11 years at Morgan Grenfell & Co Ltd (the investment banking division of Deutsche Bank AG). He was an Associate Director specialising in project and export finance, syndicated loan finance, and corporate and debt restructuring.

Career

Called 2000, Lincoln’s Inn

Member

  • Exeter University: History & Politics
  • London Guildhall University: Diploma in Law with Distinction

Education

  • Exeter University: History and Politics
  • London Guildhall University: Diploma in Law with Distinction and the prize for the highest score in the year


London Bar

Commodities

Within: Leading Juniors

Sean Snook - Twenty EssexHe has a good understanding of the sugar world and brings a lot of commercial cleverness to cases.

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Shipping

Within: Leading Juniors

Sean Snook - Twenty EssexVery able.

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