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Chambers of Michael Furness QC

8 NEW SQUARE, LINCOLN'S INN, LONDON, WC2A 3QP, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7306 0102
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Fax 020 7306 0095
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311 LONDON CHANCERY LANE
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www.wilberforce.co.uk

Terence Mowschenson QC

Tel:
Work 020 7306 0102
Email:
Wilberforce Chambers (Chambers of Michael Furness QC)

Position

Terence is a chancery/commercial practitioner with extensive litigation and advisory experience in all aspects of financial and commercial matters. In particular, he has established an expertise and reputation in the fields of banking law, corporate finance and financing arrangements, civil fraud and asset recovery, company law (including shareholders agreements and disputes, stock exchange trading and broking), financial services (including disciplinary matters), insolvency, insurance, partnership and joint ventures, professional liability, and trusts (both commercial and private) including breach of trust. Terence has been admitted in the BVI and called to the East Caribbean Bar.

Career

Qualified 1977, Middle Temple; QC 1995; assistant recorder 1998; recorder 2000; part-time chairman Financial Services and Markets Act Tribunal 2001; deputy High Court judge 2003; part-time chairman Pensions Regulator Tribunal 2005; ADR mediator; Fellow Chartered Institute of Arbitrators 1990; ad hoc admitted to the bars of Bermuda and Bahamas.

Member

Barristers’ Benevolent Association (Chairman); Chancery Bar Association; Commercial Bar Association; International Bar Association; International Chamber of Commerce; London Court of International Arbitration; Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators; Fellow of the Australian Centre for International Arbitratiion.

Education

Peterhouse; Queen Mary College, University of London (LLB Hons 1975); Exeter College, Oxford (1976 BCL); FCI Arb (1989).


London Bar

Commercial litigation

Within: Leading Silks

Terence Mowschenson QC - Wilberforce ChambersA dream to work with.

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Company and partnership

Within: Company - Leading Silks

Terence Mowschenson QC - Wilberforce ChambersEasy to work with and makes himself available at short notice.

Within: Company and partnership

An 'excellent set with all necessary levels of expertise in commercial areas', Wilberforce Chambers' members are instructed in all areas of company law, including financial assistance, shareholder disputes, and directors' duties matters. Lexa Hilliard QCBobby Friedman, and 2019 silk James Bailey QC are advising a consortium led by Lawrence Stroll on the acquisition of the business and assets of the Force India racing team, in Re Force India (Formula 1). In another matter, Terence Mowschenson QC successfully acted for the claimant in Sky Stream Corp v Alexander Pleshekov; a dispute over the ownership of a 20% stake in Transaero Airlines.

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Financial services regulation

Within: Leading Silks

Terence Mowschenson QC - Wilberforce ChambersProvided very clear and robust advice.

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Insolvency

Within: Leading Silks

Terence Mowschenson QC - Wilberforce ChambersExcellent advocate who has a very good eye for detail and is thorough in his preparation.

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Offshore

Within: Leading Silks

Terence Mowschenson QC - Wilberforce ChambersExcellent with clients and charming in court.

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