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Moon Beever

BEDFORD HOUSE, 21A JOHN STREET, LONDON, WC1N 2BF, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7400 7770
Fax:
Fax 020 7400 7799
DX:
388 CHANCERY LANE, WC2
Email:
Web:
www.moonbeever.com
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Charles Robinson

Tel:
Work 020 7539 4103
Email:
Moon Beever

Work Department

Commercial litigation; debt recovery; insolvency.

Position

Partner in commercial litigation, insolvency and debt recovery departments. Specialist in downstream gas and electricity supplies. Has worked with a majority of the Big Six suppliers on both claimant, defendant and advisory work. Major recent cases include British Gas Trading Ltd v Oak Cash & Carry [2014] EWHC 4058 (QB) – successful appeal against grant of relief from sanctions under CPR 3.9; Laverty & Ors v British Gas Trading Ltd [2014] EWHC 2721 (ch) – ranking in administrations of charges for gas and electricity charges made under statutory deemed contracts.

Career

Trained Davis & Co; qualified 2002; partner at Moon Beever 2010.

Languages

Italian, Japanese.

Member

Freeman of the City of London; Travellers Club, Worshipful Company of Pewterers Law Society.

Education

Eton College; University of Kent (1986 BA (hons) Film Studies and English); College of Law (1998 Postgraduate Diploma in Law)

Leisure

Rowing; golf; mushroom picking.


London: Dispute resolution

Debt recovery

Within: Debt recovery

Moon Beever's debt recovery team has 'second to none industry knowledge' and for a team structure and IT capability that enables 'cost-effective' recovery work for low-value debts. The group acts for a number of debt collection agencies, a government department and several local authorities, as well as a number of utilities companies, including Centrica, Orsted Energy Sales UK and iSupply Energy. Frances Coulson leads the insolvency and business recovery group and specialises in contentious insolvency matters. With a 'forensic eye for detail', Charles Robinson  is instructed by British Gas Trading on a number of debt recovery issues, including claims for non-payment of electricity charges.

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