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Chambers of Monica Carss-Frisk QC and Anthony Peto QC

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BLACKSTONE HOUSE, TEMPLE, LONDON, EC4Y 9BW, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7583 1770
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Fax 020 7822 7350
Email:
Web:
www.blackstonechambers.com

Andrew Hunter QC

Tel:
Work 020 7583 1770
Email:
Blackstone Chambers (Chambers of Monica Carss-Frisk QC and Anthony Peto QC)

Position

Barrister specialising in commercial law (including insurance/reinsurance; financial services; civil fraud; arbitration and entertainment/sports); public law. Full professional career details can be found at www.blackstonechambers.com.

Career

Qualified 1993, Middle Temple; QC 2012.


London Bar

Banking and finance (including consumer credit)

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

Andrew Hunter QC - Blackstone ChambersAs good as it gets – great on his feet, recognises client needs and is never flustered.

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Commercial litigation

Within: Commercial litigation – Leading silks

Andrew Hunter QC - Blackstone ChambersBrilliant in his role as senior counsel; gives practical advice focused on the issue at hand..’

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Financial services

Within: Financial services – Leading silks

Andrew Hunter QC - Blackstone ChambersA first-class brain and a class act.

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Fraud: civil

Within: Fraud: civil – Leading silks

Andrew Hunter QC - Blackstone ChambersA devastating, razor-sharp cross-examiner.

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Insurance and reinsurance

Within: Insurance and reinsurance - Leading silks

Andrew Hunter QC - Blackstone ChambersUser friendly, articulate, and deadly on his feet, he is wonderful to work with.

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International arbitration: counsel

Within: International arbitration: counsel – Leading silks

Andrew Hunter QC - Blackstone ChambersHas a fantastic ability to simplify and focus on the winning points.

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Media and entertainment (including art and cultural property)

Within: Media and entertainment – Leading silks

Andrew Hunter QC - Blackstone ChambersHe is never flustered, highly intelligent and a brilliant advocate.

Within: Media and entertainment (including art and cultural property)

The ‘very professional’ Blackstone Chambersoffers counsel of the highest calibre’ and ‘cover most media-related areas hugely ably’. The ‘leading set for media regulatory work’ is frequently instructed in intellectual property, contractual and licensing issues for a range of high-profile film, theatre and record companies, as well as book, music and newspaper publishers. The chambers boasts ‘excellent strength in depth’ with ‘extremely bright, very hardworking members who are great team players’ ranging from ‘well-established QC's to junior barristers coming up through the ranks’. In the complex case of Duchess of York v Mazher Mahmood & News Group Newspapers, concerning issues of respect of deceit and conspiracy in field of privacy, confidentiality and data protection, Andrew Hunter QC is acting for the Duchess of York with Robert Anderson QC as opposing counsel.

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Sport

Within: Sport – Leading silks

Andrew Hunter QC - Blackstone ChambersIncredibly bright, and ferocious in court; you want him on your side, and worry if he isn’t.

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