Ben Wells > CANDEY > London, England > Lawyer Profile

CANDEY
8 STONE BUILDINGS
LINCOLN'S INN
LONDON
WC2A 3TA
England

Work Department

Litigation: Corporate & Commercial

Position

Ben Wells is a Solicitor Advocate. The majority of his work is focused on clients from the countries of the Former Soviet Union (FSU) or Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS).

Ben is experienced in international arbitration (sitting as an arbitrator) and dispute resolution related to cross-border disputes. Ben has a particular focus on contentious trusts issues, claiming relief under Part III of the Matrimonial and Family Proceedings Act 1984, asset-tracing and recovery. Ben also assists clients to decide contentious issues in relation to commercial contracts, trading, investments, banking, company and shareholder disputes, cross-border insolvency, international civil fraud and enforcement. Ben regularly represents clients in arbitration and in the English courts.

Ben is an executive committee member of the British-Kazakh Law Association, holds rights of audience at the Astana International Finance Centre (AIFC) and is listed as an international arbitrator with the Russian Arbitration Centre and RSPP.

Ben writes articles which have been published in CIS Arbitration Forum, Arbitration.ru and Zakon.ru as well as having featured in articles for the Law Society of England and Wales. Ben is a frequent speaker at conferences throughout the FSU and CIS.

Career

Ben joined CANDEY as a partner in April 2020.

Languages

Russian.

Education

Mill Hill School
Law LLB – Westminster
LPC – BPP Law School
Higher Rights of Audience – University of Law