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20 Essex Street

Chambers of Christopher Hancock QC and Duncan Matthews QC

LONDON, WC2R 3AL, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7842 1200
Fax:
Fax 020 7842 1270
DX:
0009 LONDON CHANCERY LANE
Email:
Web:
www.20essexst.com
London, Singapore
20 Essex Street (Chambers of Christopher Hancock QC and Duncan Matthews QC), Charlotte Tan, London, ENGLAND

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Charlotte Tan

Tel:
Work 020 7842 1200
Email:
20 Essex Street (Chambers of Christopher Hancock QC and Duncan Matthews QC)

Work Department

  • General commercial
  • Shipping and commodities
  • International arbitration
  • Insurance and reinsurance
  • Private international law
  • Banking
  • Civil fraud

Position

Charlotte has a broad commercial practice, with a particular focus on civil fraud, insurance, international trade and finance, and private international law.
She is regularly instructed in matters in the High Court and the Court of Appeal. Charlotte also acts in international arbitrations under different rules (London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA), International Chamber of Commerce, London Maritime Arbitrators Association, Gafta and FOSFA). She has substantial experience of applications for interim relief, in particular freezing orders.
Charlotte regularly accepts instructions from overseas clients, in particular from Singapore and Hong Kong. She provides advices and pleadings as well as assisting with all aspects of case preparation for final hearings.
In 2014, she was selected in Legal Week's "Stars at the Bar" as one of ten "up-and-coming commercial and Chancery barristers recognised for their exceptional abilities". Charlotte was described as a junior who is "unflappable and always manages to maintain a calm, clear head and a sense of perspective", "highly sought after" and a "real star".
In 2009 Charlotte spent time at a large London LLP working within the international trade department. In 2010 she was seconded to Rajah & Tann in Singapore.

Career

Called 2008; Middle Temple.

Education

  • University of Cambridge, St John's College, MA in Law (Double First)


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Shipping

Within: Shipping – Leading juniors

Charlotte Tan - 20 Essex StreetShe is very thorough.

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