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Chambers of Monica Carss-Frisk QC and Anthony Peto QC

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

Anthony Peto QC

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

Position

Barrister specialising in commercial and corporate litigation particularly civil fraud and asset recovery; international and banking fraud; freezing orders; search orders; injunctions and other investigative pre-emptive remedies; breach of confidence; breach of fiduciary duty; public law and human rights. Full professional career details can be found at www.blackstonechambers.com.

Career

Qualified 1985; Middle Temple; QC 2009.


London Bar

Commercial litigation

Within: Leading Silks

Anthony Peto QC - Blackstone ChambersExcellent for commercial and fraud disputes.

Within: Commercial litigation

Blackstone Chambers is praised for its 'strong expertise across a range of areas', with 'some genuine heavyweight advocates at the more senior end, together with really impressive juniors who will no doubt be stars of the future'. Clients add that the set's 'commitment to pro-bono work is also very impressive', while it also stands out for its combination of expertise in public and civil law. Major recent instructions included Reignwood and Ors v Ni and Ors, where Anthony Peto QC represented Reignwood as part of a team of four members, including Daniel Burgess. Seven members were also involved on the Ingenious Litigation, including Robert Anderson QC and Andrew Hunter QC. Pushpinder Saini QC will join the Queen’s Bench Division on 1 October 2019.

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Fraud: civil

Within: Leading Silks

Anthony Peto QC - Blackstone ChambersA leading figure in civil fraud.

Within: Fraud: civil

Blackstone Chambers is 'a great set for fraud work' with a 'good number of counsel with experience, knowledge and understanding', according to solicitors. Members regularly work together, or opposite one another; two silks and three juniors acted on PCP Capital Partners LLP and Anor v Barclays Bank Plc, including Tom Weisselberg QC, Robert Weekes and Shane Sibbel. Sabbagh v Khoury was another highlight instruction, with Anthony Peto QC and Andrew Hunter QC appearing on opposite sides of the dispute.

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