The market presence and strength of No5 Barristers Chambers’ company and insolvency team members see the set involved with significant high-value cases in the Midlands. Mark Anderson QC continues to attract complex shareholder disputes, while Yasmin Yasseri is considered an insolvency specialist with recent instructions including a multi-jurisdictional matter with elements in the Czech Republic. Alexander Heylin’s experience with cross-border and Offshore instructions has led recent instructions acting for a Russian company with litigation potentially in three jurisdictions.
Company and insolvency in Regional Bar
‘One of the best chambers that I have used. Barristers are of a high calibre and the clerks are fantastic and always respond in a timely manner.’
‘No5 is a very good set with a wide range of able performers. The Chambers are continuing to develop and they are a rising force.’
‘No5 are very impressive across the board.’
Well regarded in the Midlands as a set with depth across its insolvency practice, St Philips Chambers houses barristers of all levels of call. James Morgan QC currently acts for applicant liquidators in a £1m misfeasance claim, while John Randall QC current practice includes company law matters. Marc Brown has a practice featuring both personal and corporate insolvencies, as well as shareholder disputes; he recently represented litigation funders who had taken an assignment of claims from a liquidator in claims for misfeasance in misapplication of company funds by a director.
‘St Philips are my go-to chambers. High quality barristers and clerks; excellent client care.’
‘It is always a pleasure to work with members of St Phillips at all levels in relation to insolvency.’
‘Training is excellent. We have recently had a week long set of morning webinars on insolvency.’
‘All clerking at St Philips is seamless.’
‘Second to none, friendly, efficient, pro-active and undertstanding of the way insolvency works.’
‘Very good clerking. Arron Snipe and Justin Luckman both very helpful and excellent. Will go out of their way to be helpful.’