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Robin Dicker QC

Tel:
Work 020 7696 9900
Email:
Web:
www.southsquare.com
South Square (South Square)

Position

Robin specialises in commercial, business and financial law, including banking, commercial litigation, company, corporate restructuring and insolvency, financial services and civil fraud.

Robin has appeared in various substantial and high-profile cases at all levels including, in recent years: in the Supreme Court (eg Lehman Brothers, BNY Mellon v Lloyds Bank, Nortel, Eurosail, Rubin v Eurofinance, Mills v HSBC), in the Court of Appeal (eg Lehman Brothers, Graiseley Properties v Barclays, Lomas v Firth Rixson, Standard Chartered Bank v CPC, McKillen v Maybourne Finance) and at first instance, including a number of major trials.

Career

Called 1986; QC 2000. Appointed Deputy High Court Judge 2016. Elected Bencher of the Honourable Society of the Middle Temple 2016.

Member

Commercial Bar Association, Chancery Bar Association, INSOL International, INSOL Europe, London Court of International Arbitration.

Education

Brasenose College, Oxford University (BA Jurisprudence; BCL).


London Bar

Banking and finance (including consumer credit)

Within: Banking and finance (including consumer credit) – Leading silks

Robin Dicker QC - South SquareAn excellent silk.

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Commercial litigation

Within: Commercial litigation – Leading silks

Robin Dicker QC - South SquareOne of the guys we have on a speed dial.

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Company and partnership

Within: Company – Leading silks

Robin Dicker QC - South SquareHe is noted for high-value restructurings.

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Fraud: civil

Within: Fraud: civil – Leading silks

Robin Dicker QC - South SquareAn excellent silk.

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Insolvency

Within: Insolvency – Leading silks

Robin Dicker QC - South SquareThe leading insolvency barrister.

Within: Insolvency

At the top of the tree’ is South Square, which has ‘a good range of insolvency specialists’ with ‘excellent and cost-effective junior support’. The administration of Lehman Brothers continues to occupy multiple members at all levels, including the set’s star silk, Robin Dicker QC. The set also has a strong profile for schemes of arrangement, including numerous high-profile restructurings of debts for foreign companies. Antony Zacaroli departed chambers in October 2017, following his appointment to the judiciary.

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