The Legal 500

Twitter Logo Youtube Circle Icon LinkedIn Icon

Chambers of Mark Howard QC and Helen Davies QC

7-8 ESSEX STREET, LONDON, WC2R 3LD, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7379 3550
Fax:
Fax 020 7379 3558
DX:
302 LONDON CHANCERY LANE
Email:
Web:
www.brickcourt.co.uk

Geoffrey Kuehne

Tel:
Work 020 7379 3550
Email:
Brick Court Chambers (Chambers of Mark Howard QC and Helen Davies QC)

Position

Geoffrey practices in all areas of Chambers’ work, with particular emphasis on commercial litigation and arbitration. Since joining Chambers in 2012, and before that, as a solicitor-advocate, Geoffrey has appeared for and advised clients across a wide range of industries, and in relation to a broad range of disputes, covering banking and finance, professional liability, mining and energy, civil fraud, sports, and technology. Recent and ongoing cases include a $40 million LCIA arbitration relating to an oil refinery (with Daniel Jowell QC); Khouj v Acropolis, a Commercial Court claim relating to a disputed agency (with Jasbir Dhillon QC); Anthracite Balanced Company (R-26) Limited v Anthracite Investments Ireland Limited, a Commercial Court claim concerning hedge fund investments; Heritable Trust Limited v Deloitte & Touche (Chancery), defending a claim of professional negligence in connection with tax structuring (with Jasbir Dhillon QC); and Decura Investments LLP & Ors v UBS AG (Commercial Court), defending a claim for declaratory relief in relation to a circa £100 million outsourcing arrangement (with Adrian Beltrami QC).

Career

Pupilage at Brick Court Chambers 2012-13, and tenant since May 2013. Previously Senior Associate and solicitor advocate at Herbert Smith LLP, London (2007-2012), including 2 years in the in-house advocacy unit, and 1 year on secondment to an investment bank; associate at Freehills, Perth (Australia) (2005-6); Associate to the Chief Justice of Western Australia (2004-5).

Education

University of Oxford (BCL (Dist.)), 2006-7; University of Western Australia (LLB (Hons.), BA), 1999-2003.


London Bar

Commercial litigation

Within: Commercial litigation – Leading juniors

Geoffrey Kuehne - Brick Court ChambersOne of the rising stars of the London Bar across both commercial litigation and arbitration.

[back to top]


Back to index

Legal Developments worldwide

Legal Developments and updates from the leading lawyers in each jurisdiction. To contribute, send an email request to