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Chambers of Michael Furness QC

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

Clare Stanley QC

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

Position

Described as a ‘powerful advocate’, Clare is an experienced commercial chancery practitioner, well-known and highly regarded for contentious trust litigation, commercial and professional liability cases. Often instructed on behalf of PLC’s or high net-worth individuals in respect of large-scale and bitterly fought litigation, Clare is ‘praised for her grasp of detail’ and as someone ‘who is not afraid to take on challenging the odds’. Clare’s cases often involve allegations of misrepresentation, fraud and breach of fiduciary duty.

Career

Called 1994, Middle Temple; QC 2015.

Member

Chancery Bar Association; COMBAR; INSOL.

Education

King’s School, Ely; Downing College, Cambridge (BA Hons); Adelaide, Australia (BEc).


London Bar

Offshore

Within: Leading Silks

Clare Stanley QC - Wilberforce ChambersA very reassuring, authoritative and approachable silk who exudes a calm aura.

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Private client: trusts and probate

Within: Leading Silks

Clare Stanley QC - Wilberforce ChambersIs a seasoned trusts litigator with razor-sharp technical ability.

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Professional negligence

Within: Leading Silks

Clare Stanley QC - Wilberforce ChambersShe is very bright.

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