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Chambers of Alan Boyle QC

6 NEW SQUARE, LINCOLN'S INN, LONDON, WC2A 3QS, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7242 6105
Fax:
Fax 020 7405 4004
DX:
1025 LONDON CHANCERY LANE
Email:
Web:
www.serlecourt.co.uk

Elizabeth Jones QC

Tel:
Work 020 7242 6105
Email:
Serle Court (Chambers of Alan Boyle QC)

Position

Barrister with broad Chancery and commercial practice; mediator.

Career

Qualified 1984, Middle Temple and Lincoln’s Inn; QC 2000.

Member

Association of Contentious Trust and Probate Specialists (ACTAPS); COMBAR; Chancery Bar Association.

Education

Howells School; King’s College, Cambridge (1983 BA).

Leisure

Yoga, opera, walking.


London Bar

Banking and finance (including consumer credit)

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

Elizabeth Jones QC - Serle CourtAn incredible brain and advocate.

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Commercial litigation

Within: Commercial litigation – Leading silks

Elizabeth Jones QC - Serle CourtBrain like a planet but fantastically easy to deal with.

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Fraud: civil

Within: Fraud: civil – Leading silks

Elizabeth Jones QC - Serle CourtThere are not enough superlatives; outstandingly clever and fearsome.

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Offshore

Within: Offshore – Leading silks

Elizabeth Jones QC - Serle CourtShe appears in BVI and Bermuda trust litigation.

Within: Offshore

Serle Court is ‘excellent as a whole, and indeed pre-eminent in offshore work, with a large number of highly competent counsel’. Elizabeth Jones QC continues to represent Abdullah Alhamrani in BVI litigation against his brother concerning the ownership of a company and a related winding-up petition. Meanwhile Dakis Hagen QC appeared as lead counsel in Bermuda for the beneficiaries of the "XYZ Trusts"; the trustees seek to reorganise the structure, which owns a well-known British business. The junior ranks include Kathryn Purkis, who was a partner at Collas Crill in St. Helier.

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Private client: trusts and probate

Within: Private client: trusts and probate – Leading silks

Elizabeth Jones QC - Serle CourtHas lots of gravitas.

Within: Private client: trusts and probate

Serle Court is an ‘excellent set’. Members continue to be instructed in the most significant and high-profile cases, both onshore and offshore. In a large scale instruction, Elizabeth Jones QC is acting in Glenn V Watson for a New Zealand businessman and philanthropist in various proceedings relating to a BVI joint venture company. In another highlight Dominic Dowley QC acted in Novoship v Mikhaylyuk which involved an international shipping fraud.

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