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Chambers of Christopher Pymont QC

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7 STONE BUILDINGS, LINCOLN'S INN, LONDON, WC2A 3SZ, ENGLAND
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Work 020 7406 1200
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Fax 020 7406 1300
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Richard Morgan QC

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Work 020 7406 1200
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Maitland Chambers (Chambers of Christopher Pymont QC)

Position

QC specialising in civil fraud and jurisdiction issues, insolvency, Chancery and commercial matters and international arbitrations; reported cases include: Koza Ltd v Akcil & Ors [2017], Tatneft v Bogolyubov [2016], Erste v Red October [2015], Cifal Groupe SA v Meridian [2013], Alliance v Aquanta [2012]; Cadogan Petroleum v Tolley [2011]; Awal v Al-Sanea [2011]; Re Overnight Ltd [2010]; Franses v Al Assad [2007]; Re BCCI [1994]; other matters include Derby v Weldon, re Christopher Skase, Royco Insurance Company Ltd & Maxwell.  On roll in the BVI and called for cases in Cayman and the Isle of Man.

Career

Qualified 1988, called to Gray’s Inn and Lincoln’s Inn (ad eundem); Silk 2011. Author of ‘International Asset Chasing and Tracing’; contributor ‘Butterworths Practical Insolvency’.

Member

Chancery Bar Association; COMBAR.

Education

St Edward’s, Oxford; University of Buckingham (1985 LLB); Fitzwilliam College, Cambridge (1987 LLM).

Leisure

Rowing; member Leander Club; science and cars.


London Bar

Commercial litigation

Within: Commercial litigation – Leading silks

Richard Morgan QC - Maitland ChambersRuthless in cross-examination, clear in presentation, and prepared to stand up to a judge when needed.

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Fraud: civil

Within: Fraud: civil – Leading silks

Richard Morgan QC - Maitland ChambersFirst point of call with any civil fraud claim, his knowledge of freezing injunctions is second to none.

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