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Pump Court International

TWO INTERNATIONAL FINANCE CENTRE, 8 FINANCE STREET, HONG KONG
Tel:
Work +852 3101 7108
Fax:
Fax +852 3101 7107
Email:
Web:
www.pumpcourtinternational.hk
HONG KONG, London

Jeremy Nicholson QC

Tel:
Work 020 7842 5555
Email:
Web:
www.4pumpcourt.com
4 PUMP COURT (4 Pump Court (Chambers of Nick Vineall QC and Sean Brannigan QC))

Position

Barrister and arbitrator specialising in commercial disputes including construction, insurance and professional negligence; clients include employers, contractors, insurers, engineers, architects, surveyors, valuers and other professionals; wide experience of litigation, mediation, arbitration and non-contentious work; major cases include international arbitrations about construction in Far East, Middle East and Europe, arbitrations about construction in UK, and many actions before the Technology and Construction Court and elsewhere in the High Court.

Career

Qualified 1977, Middle Temple (scholar); appointed QC 2000; TECBAR adjudicator 2003; FCIArb 2011.

Languages

Working knowledge French.

Member

FCIArb; TECBAR; SCL; PNBA; COMBAR; LCLCBA; BILA.

Education

Cambridge University (MA Law).

Leisure

Sailing, travelling, architecture, theatre.


London Bar

Construction

Within: Construction – Leading silks

Jeremy Nicholson QC - 4 Pump CourtAn extremely capable and approachable silk who is just brilliant on his feet, reliable and shows evident commitment to all of his cases.

Within: Construction

A leading construction set’, 4 Pump Court is known for its expertise in professional negligence matters. Sean Brannigan QC acted in NML v Cyden Homes, one of the most high-profile Technology and Construction Court decisions dealing with issues of concurrent delay in construction projects. Jeremy Nicholson QC was instructed in a $150m dispute in Abu Dhabi involving complex issues around delay and loss and expense under EPC contract for the design and construction of an oil and gas refinery project. Adding additional strength to chambers, Fiona Sinclair QC joined from 4 New Square.

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Insurance and reinsurance

Within: Insurance and reinsurance - Leading silks

Jeremy Nicholson QC - 4 Pump CourtNot just a brilliant lawyer but an extraordinary attention to detail coupled with the ability to look ahead.

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Professional negligence

Within: Professional negligence – Leading silks

Jeremy Nicholson QC - 4 Pump CourtHe is meticulous in every way, but also commercial in his approach.

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