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FOUNTAIN COURT, TEMPLE, LONDON, EC4Y 9DH, ENGLAND
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Work 020 7583 3335
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Fax 020 7353 0329
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5 LONDON CHANCERY LANE
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London, Singapore
Fountain Court Chambers, Ben Valentin QC, London, ENGLAND

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Ben Valentin QC

Tel:
Work 020 7583 3335
Email:
Fountain Court Chambers (Fountain Court Chambers)

Position

Ben’s practice covers all aspects of commercial dispute resolution, with an emphasis on cases concerning banking and finance, corporate transactions, professional negligence, civil fraud and insolvency.

Ben was instructed as lead Counsel in many of his cases before taking Silk and has extensive experience as both a trial and appellate advocate. He regularly appears before the higher English courts, and is an acknowledged specialist in arbitration, both domestic and international. In common with many at Fountain Court, much of Ben’s practice is international in nature.

In addition to his English practice, he also has significant experience as an advocate in complex offshore litigation (notably in the British Virgin Islands and the Cayman Islands).

Ben was appointed Queen’s Counsel in February 2016.

Career

England and Wales (1995), QC (2016); New York (1998); British Virgin Islands (2007).

Member

Commercial Bar Association, Chancery Bar Association, New York State Bar Association, LCIA, CEDR Accredited Mediator.

Education

Bedford School; Worcester College, Oxford (1992 BA; 1993 BCL); Cornell (1994 LLM).


London Bar

Insolvency

Within: Insolvency – Leading silks

Ben Valentin QC - Fountain Court ChambersHe works seamlessly as part of a team and inspires confidence in judges.

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Offshore

Within: Offshore – Leading silks

Ben Valentin QC - Fountain Court ChambersHis work includes arbitral award enforcement.

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