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Chambers of Mark Cannon QC
4 New Square

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Commercial barrister with particular specialisms in: Banking & Financial Services, Civil Fraud, Commercial disputes, Insurance and Professional Liability. Significant trial experience in both arbitration and litigation, particularly as sole counsel. Caseload includes issues of jurisdiction and foreign law (e.g. Caribbean, Middle Eastern and Italian).


Called 2007; Lincoln’s Inn.


Worcester College, Oxford (BA Hons, Lit Hum 2005).

Lawyer Rankings

London Bar > Banking and finance (including consumer credit)

(Leading Juniors) Ranked: Tier 4

Tom Asquith4 New SquareA tenacious advocate, his written work is consistently sound and he is incredibly user friendly.

London Bar > Professional negligence

(Leading Juniors) Ranked: Tier 4

Tom Asquith4 New SquareAn enviably talented junior barrister. He is exceptionally good on his feet. He has good analytical skills and is able to draw together threads to formulate sound and reasoned arguments and advice.

London Bar > Financial services regulation

(Leading Juniors) Ranked: Tier 3

Tom Asquith4 New SquareVery thorough and he really goes that extra mile to do a brilliant job.