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Chambers of George Bompas QC

LINCOLN'S INN, LONDON, WC2A 3XT, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7242 5524
Fax:
Fax 020 7831 7907
DX:
385 LONDON CHANCERY LANE WC2
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Web:
www.4stonebuildings.com

Andrew De Mestre

Tel:
Work 020 7242 5524
Email:
4 Stone Buildings (Chambers of George Bompas QC)

Position

Barrister specialising in commercial litigation with particular emphasis on civil fraud and asset recovery; insolvency law; company law; and banking and financial services including CMBS and other securitisation disputes. Recent cases include Singularis Holdings Ltd v Daiwa Capital Markets Europe Ltd [2017] 1 BCLC 625; Crumpler v Candey Ltd [2017] EWHC 1511; BNY Mellon Corporate Trustee Services Ltd v LBG Capital No.1 Plc [2016] UKSC 29; Playboy Club London Ltd v BNL SA [2016] EWCA Civ 457; Credit Suisse Asset Management v Titan Europe 2006 – 1 Plc [2016] EWCA Civ 1293; Re Taberna Europe CDO I Plc [2016] EWHC 781; Re Windermere VII CMBS Plc [2016] EWHC 782; Hosking v Apax Partners LLP [2016] EWHC 782; Knighthead Master Fund LP v Bank of New York Mellon [2015] EWHC 270; Global Energy Horizons Corp v Gray [2014] EWHC 2925 and [2015] EWHC 2232, 3275; Grupo Hotelero Urvasco v Carey Value Added [2013] EWHC 1039, 1732; Milsom & Ors v Ablyazov [2013] EWHC 1361 and [2011] EWHC 955, 1846.

Career

Called 1998, Middle Temple; contributor to OUP Annotated Companies Acts.

Languages

French.

Member

Chancery Bar Association; COMBAR.

Education

Sherborne School, Sherborne; Magdalene College, Cambridge (MA).

Leisure

Sports, particularly cricket (including representing the Bar at the Lawyers’ Cricket World Cup) and football.


London Bar

Banking and finance (including consumer credit)

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

Andrew De Mestre - 4 Stone BuildingsHe has a phenomenal memory and is good on his feet.’

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Insolvency

Within: Insolvency – Leading juniors

Andrew de Mestre - 4 Stone BuildingsHe has strong drafting skills and excellent strategic insight.’

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