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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

Timothy Collingwood

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

Position

Tim practises across the broad range of the commercial-chancery spectrum, but with particular emphasis on litigation concerning issues in respect of company, insolvency and international trusts matters and business agreements. He has extensive experience of claims concerning breaches of duty, in particular in respect of directors or trustees and frequently involving allegations of fraud, and of shareholder disputes, including unfair prejudice petitions. Prior to commencing practice in this jurisdiction, Tim was called to the Bar in the Cayman islands and practised as an attorney-at-law, and he continues to undertake work in respect of offshore jurisdictions. Tim is one of the authors of ‘Minority Shareholders: Law, Practice and Procedure’ (OUP).

Career

Called 1996, Gray’s Inn; called to the Bar of the Cayman Islands 1997; attorney-at-law, Cayman Islands 1997.

Languages

French (working knowledge).

Member

Chancery Bar Association; COMBAR.

Education

Royal Grammar School, Guildford; Magdalen College, Oxford (1993 BA; 1995 BCL).

Leisure

Water sports, swimming, cycling.


London Bar

Company and partnership

Within: Company – Leading juniors

Timothy Collingwood - Serle CourtHe has significant expertise in company litigation.

Within: Company and partnership

A great set’, Serle Court is ‘stocked with magnificent lawyers’. Company law is a particular focus of its members, who are often involved in significant company litigation with an international element. Philip Marshall QC and Matthew Morrison successfully defended the independent directors of Carlyle Capital Corporation against allegations of breaches of fiduciary duty and wrongful trading in Carlyle Capital Corporation (CCC) v Conway & others. Timothy Collingwood was involved in Re Burberry Group Plc which was at the Court of Appeal.

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Insolvency

Within: Insolvency – Leading juniors

Timothy Collingwood - Serle CourtKnowledgeable in English and Cayman Islands insolvency law.

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Offshore

Within: Offshore – Leading juniors

Timothy Collingwood - Serle CourtExtremely clever, an excellent lawyer and superb draftsman.

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