Jennifer Meech > Chambers of James Pickering QC > London, England > Lawyer Profile

Chambers of James Pickering QC
Enterprise Chambers
9 OLD SQUARE, LINCOLN'S INN
LONDON
WC2A 3SR
England

Position

Barrister practising in a broad range of commercial and chancery litigation. Particular areas of emphasis include personal and corporate insolvency, residential and commercial landlord and tenant, real property and commercial litigation.

Career

Called 2008; Middle Temple. Pupillage at Enterprise Chambers (2008-09); Astbury Scholarship from Middle Temple for both CPE and BVC years.

Memberships

Chancery Bar Association.

Education

King Edward VII School, Melton Mowbray; Magdalene College, University of Cambridge (2005; MA (Cantab) English); City University (2007; CPE); Inns of Court School of Law (2008; BVC).

Lawyer Rankings

London Bar > Insolvency

(Leading Juniors) Ranked: Tier 4

Jennifer MeechEnterprise ChambersPresents her advice clearly and in client-friendly terms.

London Bar > Commercial litigation

(Leading Juniors) Ranked: Tier 5

Jennifer MeechEnterprise ChambersExtremely thorough and well prepared, excellent advice provided and great in court.

Enterprise Chambers is praised for its ‘fantastic range of members‘ all of whom are ‘personable and approachable‘. Clients appreciate the set’s ‘very able barristers, particularly at the senior junior level‘. The members are highly experienced in commercial chancery matters. Notable cases include Serious Fraud Office v Smith & Others, in which James Pickering QC (who just took silk) is representing the liquidators. Jennifer Meech represents fashion designer John Richmond, who faces claims for €54m by the liquidators of a company of which he was a director. Another highlight for Niall McCulloch was representing Brazil’s state of Mariana in a £5bn claim against BHP following a dam collapse in Brazil.