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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

Philip Jones QC

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

Position

Barrister specialising in Chancery and commercial litigation, companies and insolvency, financial services, property and all aspects of judicial review, EC law and professional negligence relating to the foregoing.

Career

Qualified 1985; Lincoln’s Inn; junior counsel to the Crown 1994; QC 2006; CEDR mediator 2010; bencher, Lincoln’s Inn 2013.

Member

COMBAR; Chancery Bar Association.

Education

Oxford University (1982 BA; 1983 BCL; 1989 MA); Dalhousie University, Canada (1984 LLM).


London Bar

Commercial litigation

Within: Commercial litigation – Leading silks

Philip Jones QC - Serle CourtQuickly gets on top of complex cases; always very good in conference with clients.

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Company and partnership

Within: Company – Leading silks

Philip Jones QC - Serle CourtPhenomenally persuasive advocate.

Within: Partnership – Leading silks

Philip Jones QC - Serle CourtA phenomenally persuasive advocate; a silk who really makes a difference.

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Fraud: civil

Within: Fraud: civil – Leading silks

Philip Jones QC - Serle CourtAffable without compromising his technical knowledge, and always on top of his papers.

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Insolvency

Within: Insolvency – Leading silks

Philip Jones QC - Serle CourtA silk who really makes a difference.

Within: Insolvency

Serle Court is ‘a great set, stocked with magnificent barristers’. Members have developed key expertise in offshore insolvency work and matters of civil fraud involving Guernsey, Gibraltar and Cayman Islands. Key recent insolvency highlights include Carlyle Capital v Conway & others, Government v Kids Company and Avonwick v Schlosberg, while Philip Jones QC and Ruth den Besten are involved in various aspects of the BHS insolvency.

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Offshore

Within: Offshore – Leading silks

Philip Jones QC - Serle CourtVery highly respected for offshore work.

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Private client: trusts and probate

Within: Private client: trusts and probate – Leading silks

Philip Jones QC - Serle CourtHe is experienced in offshore trusts.

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Professional negligence

Within: Professional negligence – Leading silks

Philip Jones QC - Serle CourtA superb advocate.

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Property litigation and agriculture

Within: Property litigation – Leading silks

Philip Jones QC - Serle CourtIt is clear that he is always on top of the papers.

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Tax: corporate and VAT

Within: Tax: corporate – Leading silks

Philip Jones QC - Serle CourtHe exudes confidence and is great with clients.

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