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Ben Hubble QC
Ben is a specialist in professional liability, regulatory and disciplinary and commercial work. Much of his work involves claims or enforcement proceedings against accountants, actuaries, auditors, directors, finance professionals and lawyers following on from corporate collapse and breakdowns of corporate governance. In addition, Ben concentrates on general commercial litigation, arbitrations, banking, insurance (particularly coverage disputes) and claims arising from the pensions industry. He is appointed as a Senior Decision Maker for the Guernsey Financial Services Commission.
Qualified 1992, Middle Temple; Silk 2009; Bencher of Middle Temple 2018.
Former chairman of the Professional Negligence Bar Association; Commercial Bar Association; Chancery Bar Association.
Wellington College, Berks; Oxford (1990 BA Hons 2(1)); City University (1991 Conversion Course).
Football, skiing, family.
Lawyer Rankings(Leading Silks) Ranked: Tier 1 (Leading Silks) Ranked: Tier 1
Offering ‘great strength in depth, just as in professional negligence‘, 4 New Square‘s strength in the professional discipline work is in the white-collar professions. In addition to members being instructed in cases concerning accountants (before the ICAEW and the FRC), surveyors and insolvency practitioners, the set’s members are adept at legal regulatory matters: Ben Hubble QC represents the incoming president of the Law Society in Administrative Court proceedings after an attempt at a “private prosecution” before the Solicitors Disciplinary Tribunal (SDT) was struck out. Helen Evans is also a name to note as she is instructed in high-profile disciplinary matters.
Ben Hubble QC –4 New Square ‘Very approachable and available to discuss points as and when they arise – a great team player and a pleasure to work with. Technically strong and with a strong appreciation of how points will be received by the court.’(Leading Silks) Ranked: Tier 3 (Leading Silks) Ranked: Tier 4
Ben Hubble QC –4 New Square ‘A go-to QC for coverage claims, he is calm, detailed and decisive, as well as a first-rate analyst. He also has an excellent manner in dealing with clients facing serious claims, which reassures them that their claims will be tenaciously defended.’