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Chambers of Charles Gibson QC

2 HARCOURT BUILDINGS, TEMPLE, LONDON, EC4Y 9DB, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7583 9020
Fax:
Fax 020 7583 2686
DX:
1039 LONDON CHANCERY LANE WC2
Email:
Web:
www.hendersonchambers.co.uk

Nazeer Chowdhury

Tel:
Work 020 7583 9020
Email:
Henderson Chambers (Chambers of Charles Gibson QC)

Position

Nazeer Chowdhury has developed a broad practice in consumer credit and financial services law, advising and representing both finance houses and consumers in complex financial disputes. His experience in contract law ranges from claims under the Sale of Goods Act 1979, the Supply of Goods and Services Act 1982, UCTA 1977, Unfair Terms in Consumer Contract Regulations 1999 to complex disputes under the Consumer Credit Act 1974. He was seconded to the Financial Services Authority in 2005 to assist in numerous matters arising out of the operation of the Financial Services and Markets Act 2000, secondary financial services legislation and in particular the FSA handbook. Among other things, he has advised the Financial Services Authority on the application of the Insurance Directives to the reinsurance sector. He regularly acts for local authorities in a broad variety of tortious and contractual claims, including matters arising from landlord and tenant (residential and business) and property law.

Career

Qualified 2002; Inner Temple (Major Scholarship); worked in Brussels at Stanbrook and Hooper.

Education

Oundle School; University of Durham (1998 BA First Class); University of Cambridge (2000 MPhil First Class); Nottingham Law School (2001 Pg DL Commendation).

Leisure

Reading, walking.


London Bar

Banking and finance (including consumer credit)

Within: Banking and finance (including consumer credit) – Leading juniors

Nazeer Chowdhury - Henderson ChambersWell regarded for consumer finance.

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Consumer

Within: Consumer – Leading juniors

Nazeer Chowdhury - Henderson ChambersRecommended for consumer credit cases.

Within: Consumer

Henderson Chambers is ‘a strong product liability and professional discipline set’. Chambers is historically known for its work on consumer credit cases and other aspects of consumer protection. Toby Riley-Smith QC is representing Whirlpool Corporation in the public inquiry for the Grenfell Tower fire and Nazeer Chowdhury acted in the group action for the prosecution of Volkswagen for the misleading information it provided for vehicle omissions in 2015.

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