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FOUNTAIN COURT, TEMPLE, LONDON, EC4Y 9DH, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7583 3335
Fax:
Fax 020 7353 0329
DX:
5 LONDON CHANCERY LANE
Email:
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www.fountaincourt.co.uk
London, Singapore
Fountain Court Chambers, Michael Green QC, London, ENGLAND

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Michael Green QC

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

Position

Barrister specialising in corporate insolvency and bankruptcy; company; tax; civil fraud; commercial; financial services with international expertise. 

Recent and current cases include: six week trial in Cayman Islands on a long running company law dispute between three Taiwanese billionaire families; litigation in Trinidad arising out of the CLICO financial scandal; successful defence of high profile Farepak disqualification; just and equitable winding up trial in Cayman Islands; appearing in Uganda on largest tax appeal to the Ugandan High Court; breach of directors’ duties case in the Isle of Man; handling large and important cases on transfer pricing for HMRC (DSG and AstraZeneca); leading authority on de facto directors in Supreme Court: acting for the FSA on a number of large enforcement cases, including Wilford and Winterflood; and many more varied company, insolvency and tax cases.

Career

Called 1987, Lincoln’s Inn; junior counsel to the Crown (A Panel) 1997-2008; DTI inspector under s177 of the Financial Services Act 1986; Silk 2009; admitted to Cayman, Trinidad, BVI and Ugandan Bars for specific cases.

Member

Chancery Bar Association; Combar; Revenue Bar Association; LCLCBA;

Education

Jesus College, Cambridge


London Bar

Insolvency

Within: Insolvency – Leading silks

Michael Green QC - Fountain Court ChambersHis mastery of cross examination is second to none.

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Offshore

Within: Offshore – Leading silks

Michael Green QC - Fountain Court ChambersHe is always prepared for unexpected developments at trial.

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