Nigel Dougherty > Chambers of Michael Todd QC > London, England > Lawyer Profile
Chambers of Michael Todd QC Offices
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Nigel is a highly regarded senior junior. He is particularly sought-after in complex corporate and commercial litigation, often involving an international element. His main areas of practice are Company and Corporate Insolvency advice and litigation – in particular, minority shareholder disputes, directors’ duties, takeovers, directors’ service contracts, shareholder agreements and business/share acquisition agreements and claims. He has extensive experience of general Commercial Law particularly Banking and Sale of Goods; and Professional Negligence – in particular, involving solicitors and accountants/auditors.
Cases include: Ultraframe (UK) Ltd v Fielding  EWHC 1638 (Ch),  EWCA Civ 1133; Irvine v Irvine  1 BCLC 445; Kiani v Cooper  BCC 463; Barclays Bank PLC v Nylon Capital LLP  Bus LR 542; American Energy v Hycarbex Asia (in liquidation)  EWHC 1091 (Ch); Eclairs Group Limited v JKX Oil & Gas Plc  1 BCLC 1 (Supreme Court); and ITC v Ferster  EWCA Civ 614; Re AMT Coffee Limited  EWHC 1562 (Ch) and  EWHC 46 (Ch).
Called 1993. Member of Gray’s Inn.
Contributor Company Directors: Law and Liability (1998); Author (with Anne Fairpo) of Company Acquisition of Own Shares (7th ed); Contributor and Director of FromCounsel.
Chancery Bar Association.
Cambridge University: MA, LLM.