Thomas Ogden > 4 New Square Chambers > London, England > Lawyer Profile

4 New Square Chambers
4 New Square
LINCOLN'S INN
LONDON
WC2A 3RJ
England

Living Wage

Work Department

Commercial litigation and arbitration, professional liability, information technology, construction and engineering.

Career

Called 2008; Lincoln’s Inn.

Memberships

COMBAR; PNBA; FSLA; YIAG; SCL; TECBAR.

Education

Wimbledon College; Jesus College, Cambridge (2005, MA History, First Class); City University, London (2007, CPE, Distinction); BPP Law School (2008 BVC Outstanding).

Leisure

Rugby, cricket, Russian history, literature.

Lawyer Rankings

London Bar > Construction

(Leading Juniors)Ranked: Tier 4

Thomas Ogden 4 New Square ‘Thomas provides good, structured, strategic legal advice.’

4 New Square provides representation on a range of construction-related matters, and coupled with its professional negligence expertise, it offers particular strength in defending claims for contractors. Four members of chambers have been instructed on different aspects of UBB Waste v Essex County Council, a high-value dispute over a 25-year PFI contract for the construction and operation of a waste treatment, including Roger Stewart KC, Richard Liddell KC, George McDonald and Lucy Colter. Thomas Ogden is acting on Frames Process Systems v Vulcanic UK, a multi-million euro claim relating to defective equipment on offshore vessels. Members of chambers are also instructed on a number of delay and disruption construction claims, as well as claims involving issues of insurance. Internationally, it is involved in a range of construction arbitration matters, with Cyril Chern acting on a number of arbitrations relating to major engineering and construction projects.

London Bar > IT and telecoms (infrastructure and contracts)

(Leading Juniors)Ranked: Tier 2

Thomas Ogden4 New Square

London Bar > Professional negligence

(Leading Juniors)Ranked: Tier 4

Thomas Ogden4 New Square