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Chambers of Gavin Kealey QC

TEMPLE, LONDON, EC4Y 7DS, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7910 8300
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Fax 020 7910 8400
DX:
239 LONDON CHANCERY LANE
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www.7kbw.co.uk

Richard Waller QC

Tel:
Work 020 7910 8300
Email:
7 King's Bench Walk (Chambers of Gavin Kealey QC)

Position

Barrister specialising in general commercial law, including insurance and reinsurance, shipping, civil fraud, sale of goods, international trade, international arbitration, professional negligence, banking and finance and energy. Commercial Court cases include: Orb ARL v Ruhan [2015] EWHC 262 (civil fraud, breach of trust); The Kriti Filoxenia [2015] (shipping, arbitration appeal, time charter cancellation); Excalibur v Texas Keystone [2015] EWHC 566 (section 51 application against litigation funders); Boreh v Djibouti [2015] EWHC 769 (civil fraud, freezing injunction, set aside); Lincoln Adventures LLC v Lloyds Market Association [2014] (insurance, US proceedings, letters of request); Excalibur v Texas Keystone [2013] EWHC 2767 ($1.6 billion oil exploration/energy dispute involving banking and finance issues); The Crudesky [2012] 2 Lloyd's Rep. 503 (shipping, Government detention of a tanker in Nigeria); Jones v Environcom [2010] Lloyd's Rep IR 190 (insurance, business interruption, security for costs); ACE Capital v CMS Energy [2009] 1 Lloyd's Rep IR 414 (political risk insurance, anti-suit injunction).

Career

Qualified 1994; Silk 2012.

Education

Cambridge University (MA).


London Bar

Commercial litigation

Within: Commercial litigation – Leading silks

Richard Waller QC - 7 King's Bench WalkA heavyweight: cool under pressure and fights very hard for his clients.

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Fraud: civil

Within: Fraud: civil – Leading silks

Richard Waller QC - 7 King's Bench WalkA brilliant advocate and cross examiner.

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Insurance and reinsurance

Within: Insurance and reinsurance - Leading silks

Richard Waller QC - 7 King's Bench WalkVery knowledgeable and clearly an expert in this field.

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International arbitration: counsel

Within: International arbitration: counsel – Leading silks

Richard Waller QC - 7 King's Bench WalkOne to have in your corner for a tough case.

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Shipping

Within: Shipping – Leading silks

Richard Waller QC - 7 King's Bench WalkAn excellent barrister.

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