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Chambers of Timothy Brennan QC

QUEEN ELIZABETH BUILDING, TEMPLE, LONDON, EC4Y 9BS, ENGLAND
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Work 020 7353 7534
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Fax 020 7353 5150
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349 LONDON CHANCERY LANE
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www.devereuxchambers.co.uk

Graham Read QC

Tel:
Work 020 7353 7534
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Devereux (Chambers of Timothy Brennan QC)

Position

Graham has extensive experience in heavyweight civil litigation frequently appearing in the Commercial and Mercantile Courts, the CAT, the TCC, the Chancery and Queen’s Bench Division as well as the appeal courts. He is regularly involved with disputes involving £100m plus claims. He is a specialist in all aspects of commercial law (including contract law, IT and construction disputes, ADR and arbitration), communications and environmental law. He has particularly extensive knowledge of all aspects of telecoms law, including regulatory disputes. Recently he was one of the leading silks in the Ethernet litigation. He acts for a number of major telecoms operators. For more information on his practice and latest case highlights, please consult the ‘barristers’ section on www.devereuxchambers.co.uk.

Career

Called to Gray’s Inn 1981; appointed QC 2003.
Publications: Inter alia, various peer reviewed articles in Communications Law. 

Member

COMBAR; Professional Negligence Bar Association.

Education

Queen Mary’s; Trinity Hall, Cambridge (1980 BA).

Leisure

Roman history, European history 1900-1945, swimming, concerts.


London Bar

Commercial litigation

Within: Commercial litigation – Leading silks

Graham Read QC - DevereuxA powerful advocate, excellent on the detail and a real team player.

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IT and telecoms (excluding regulatory)

Within: Telecoms (regulatory) – Leading silks

Graham Read QC - DevereuxA genuine telecoms expert.

Within: IT and telecoms (excluding regulatory) – Leading silks

Graham Read QC - DevereuxHe has vast experience and is a tenacious advocate.

Within: IT and telecoms (excluding regulatory)

Singled out as ‘a first choice for telecoms-related work’, Devereux offers ‘a full range of expertise’ of regulatory matters, and is praised for ‘making an effort to work to client timescales when urgent’. Its members tend to act for communications providers in a full-spectrum of cases. In one work highlight, Graham Read QC and Georgina Hirsch are acting for BT in a claim alleging a breach of its obligation for cost-orientated Ethernet pricing.

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