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Chambers of Tim Ward QC and Philip Moser QC

1 & 2 RAYMOND BUILDINGS, GRAY'S INN, LONDON, WC1R 5NR, ENGLAND
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Work 020 7405 7211
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Fax 020 7405 2084
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257 LONDON CHANCERY LANE
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Monckton Chambers (Chambers of Tim Ward QC and Philip Moser QC), Ewan West, London, ENGLAND

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Ewan West

Tel:
Work 020 7405 7211
Email:
Monckton Chambers (Chambers of Tim Ward QC and Philip Moser QC)

Position

Ewan specialises in public procurement, competition, indirect taxation, European Union law, regulatory law (especially telecommunication and utilities), information rights and public and administrative law generally. He also practises in general commercial law and sports law. He has appeared in the High Court, the Competition Appeal Tribunal, the First-tier Tribunal (Tax Chamber), the First Tier-Tribunal (Information Rights) and before a number of regulatory bodies including the Football Association Appeal Board, the Football Disciplinary Commission of the Football League, the Disciplinary Committee of the Six Nations Internationals 2011 and the Disciplinary Committee of the Greyhound Board of Great Britain. He is a member of the Attorney General’s Panel of Counsel (C Panel).

Career

Qualified 2006, Lincoln’s Inn; offered tenancy in 2007 after successful pupillage at Monckton Chambers. Before coming to the Bar, Ewan was a senior civil servant in the Department for Transport and its predecessors. In his 12 years there he was involved with a number of high profile projects, including railway privatisation, the London Underground PPP and Crossrail, as well as dealing with European Union aviation policy, acting as secretary to the department’s management board and being private secretary to the Minister for the Regions, Regeneration and Planning. He developed a particular expertise dealing with matters at the interface of the public and private sector, in particular in relation to matters of financing, project management and regulatory compliance, including state aid. As well having dealt with both the development of Government policy and its implementation through both primary and secondary legislation, Ewan has extensive hands-on experience of running public procurements and dealing with requests made under the Freedom of Information Act. Publications of note: contributor to ‘Value Added Tax: Commentary and Analysis’ (London: Sweet & Maxwell, 2009). Regular speaker at seminars and training events.

Languages

Ewan speaks German and has a good reading knowledge of several European languages including French and Italian.

Education

Oxford University (1928-81, MA DPhil); Cranfield University (1997-98, MBA); University of London (external); (2002-05, LLB); College of Law (GDL); BPP Law School (BVC).

Leisure

Classical music; long distance running.


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Public procurement

Within: Public procurement – Leading juniors

Ewan West - Monckton ChambersHe is very experienced in procurement law and his drafting is first rate.

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