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66 LINCOLN'S INN FIELDS, LONDON, WC2A 3LH, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 3375 7000
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Fax 020 3375 7001
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32 LONDON CHANCERY LANE
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Web:
www.farrer.co.uk

Jeremy Gordon

Tel:
Work 020 3375 7507
Email:
Web:
www.farrer.co.uk/people/Jeremy-Gordon/
Farrer & Co

Work Department

Disputes.

Position

Jeremy advises clients both private and corporate on a wide range of problems that reflect the broad-based nature of the firm’s disputes practice. In addition to having advised on a wide range of commercial disputes, Jeremy has been particularly involved in trusts and estates disputes in recent years, acting for both trustees and beneficiaries. Jeremy frequently advises on matters involving mental capacity issues, working to protect vulnerable people who may be affected by mental illness, addiction or dementia. He has handled claims in various jurisdictions and has extensive experience of representing clients and resolving their claims in arbitration and mediation as well as in High Court litigation.

Career

Trained Farrer & Co; qualified 1991; partner 1999.

Education

Durham (BA).


London: Dispute resolution

Commercial litigation

Within: Commercial litigation

Farrer & Co's 'lawyers are interested in clients' business and go to great lengths to understand the issues that affect them'. The practice has an emphasis on cases involving complex company structures and asset holdings, shareholder disputes and commercial contracts. The key individuals are  practice head Adrian Parkhouse, the 'outstanding' Kate Allass, Jeremy Gordon and Toby Graham, along with Ian De Freitas, John Wilkinson, Charlotte Fraser and Ben Longworth. Jolyon Connell was made partner in 2019 and William Charrington is an experienced senior associate.

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London: Private client

Contentious trusts and probate

Within: Leading individuals

Jeremy Gordon - Farrer & Co

Within: Contentious trusts and probate

Farrer & Co is regularly involved in many of the largest trust and estates disputes often involving one or more offshore jurisdictions. Recently it has been involved in proceedings taking place in The Bahamas, Bermuda, Cayman Islands, Cyprus, Guernsey, Hong Kong, Jersey, Liechtenstein and Switzerland. The team benefits from the firm’s stable of high-net-worth clients, trust companies and fiduciaries from England and Wales and overseas, which provides a steady flow of high-value and complex instructions in this area. It is also increasingly advising on legacy disputes. Toby Graham and Jeremy Gordon are highly recommended. Gordon also has extensive experience of resolving claims at mediation as well as in court. The team also includes Charlotte Fraser, Joanna Poole and Adam Carvalho.

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