Commercial, banking, insolvency and Chancery law in Regional Bar
Key areas of work for Ropewalk Chambers include professional negligence and Inheritance Act disputes, as well as a broad range of general commercial litigation matters.
Members of St Ives Chambers act on a wide range of Chancery and commercial matters, including breach of contract, intellectual property and probate disputes. Matthew Haynes recently appeared unled for the defendant against a silk in a claim for deceit and breach of contract relating to a loan which had been secured by various works of art, which were also pledged to other lenders.
St Philips Chambers 'remains a go-to set' for commercial litigation and insolvency and also offers experienced counsel in company law, Chancery and professional negligence. Ed Pepperall QC was recently appointed to the High Court bench, while former solicitor Mark Grant joined the set from Gowling WLG's litigation team. James Morgan QC recently acted for the claimant in Northampton Borough Council v Cardoza in a £2m+ misfeasance claim against former directors of Northampton Town FC.