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4 Pump Court

4 Pump Court (Chambers of Nick Vineall QC and Sean Brannigan QC)

TEMPLE, LONDON, EC4Y 7AN, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7842 5555
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Fax 020 7583 2036
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303 LONDON CHANCERY LANE
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www.4pumpcourt.com
HONG KONG, London

Kate Livesey

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

General common law and commercial law, including insurance, professional negligence, energy and construction.

Career

Called 2001, Middle Temple.

Member

COMBAR; London Common Law and Commercial Bar Association; Professional Negligence Bar Association; TECBAR; BILA.

Education

Cambridge University (MA).


London Bar

Construction

Within: Leading Juniors

Kate Livesey - 4 PUMP COURT ‘ Highly recommended, a silk in the making. ’

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Energy

Within: Leading Juniors

Kate Livesey - 4 PUMP COURT ‘ Brilliant, collaborative and always on top of the issues – a “go-to” junior for complex construction cases. ’

Within: Energy

4 PUMP COURT provides 'excellent service – it sets the standard for commercial sets' and one client remarks that 'the clerks really feel like part of the team'. The set brings commercial, construction and maritime expertise to bear on a broad spectrum of disputes in the energy sector, including those involving highly technical issues. Its barristers frequently act in matters in the oil and gas, renewables and power sectors. Leading light Sean Brannigan QC focuses predominantly on high-value disputes arising from energy and offshore infrastructure projects. He secured more than £35m in damages in Fluor v ZPMC, a prolonged dispute that arose from the construction of a windfarm in the North Sea. Sean O’Sullivan QC's recent work includes high-value LCIA arbitrations relating to rights to oil and gas discoveries in Europe, and the construction of offshore vessels in Asia. In CIECO v Dana, Nigel Tozzi QC represented E&P company CIECO in an application for an urgent injunction prohibiting Dana from commencing the drilling of a well off the coast of Scotland. Prominent junior Kate Livesey is involved in high-value LMAA arbitrations.

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Professional negligence

Within: Leading Juniors

Kate Livesey - 4 PUMP COURT ‘ She is so clear in her thinking and in her advocacy; she is a standout junior. ’

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