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Tel:
Work 020 7643 5000
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Fax 020 7353 5778
DX:
1036 LONDON/CHANCERY LANE
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Web:
www.hailshamchambers.com

Imran Benson

Tel:
Work 020 7643 5000
Email:
Hailsham Chambers (Hailsham Chambers)

Position

Imran acts in professional liability matters,commercial disputes and costs work. The largest part of Imran’s practice involves professional liability work and he is regularly instructed by professional indemnity insurers and syndicates and institutional claimants (banks, SPVs, hedge funds, pension funds etc), SMEs and individuals of great and not so great wealth. Typically this is focused on solicitors, property and financial professionals. His expertise in trust and fraud cases continues to grow. His commercial practice includes obtaining and resisting all types of emergency injunctions and actions arising out of breach of contract, the collapse of companies and related insolvency matters. He regularly acts in (non) contentious costs cases and is well known to the Costs Masters. Recent cases have involved acting for foreign millionaires, UK based lottery winners, advising a US firm on alternative funding arrangements and drafting DBAs.

Career

Queen Mother Scholarship, Middle Temple 2004; Chancery Bar Lodge Essay Prize 2004; called 2005, Middle Temple; Middle Temple Estates Committee 2013 to date.

Member

PNBA; PIBA; London Commercial Law and Commercial Bar Association.

Education

Sutton Grammar School for Boys; Bristol University (2004 LLB); BPP (2005 BVC – very competent).

Leisure

Running, skiing.


London Bar

Costs

Within: Costs – Leading juniors

Imran Benson - Hailsham ChambersExcellent on the law and knows how to convince clients to accept sensible commercial advice.

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Professional negligence

Within: Professional negligence – leading juniors

Imran Benson - Hailsham ChambersBrilliant.

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