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One Essex Court

Chambers of Lord Grabiner QC

TEMPLE, LONDON, EC4Y 9AR, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7583 2000
Fax:
Fax 020 7583 0118
DX:
430 LONDON CHANCERY LANE
Email:
Web:
www.oeclaw.co.uk
London, Singapore

James Goldsmith

Tel:
Work 020 7583 2000
Email:
One Essex Court (Chambers of Lord Grabiner QC)

Position

Barrister practicing, either on his own or led by a silk, across a broad range of commercial and chancery litigation, including international and banking cases. Recent Chancery and Commercial Court and Court of Appeal cases include: (Company/antisuits) RBS v Hicks; VTB (jurisdiction) v Nutritek; Bank of Tokyo vs Ferrero (fraud, knowing receipt, misrepresentation, conversion); Seymour Pierce v Grandtop (success fee); United States v Philip Morris (letter of request/privilege issues); Conway v Ratiu (confidence/defamation); Marks and Spencer v Freshfields (conflict of interest/confidence); Osco-Bingemann v DeJoria (shareholder agreement); IFC v DSNL (legal title/equitable lien); Bank of Ireland v Jaffery (breach of fiduciary duty and dishonest assistance); Fortress v Blue Skye (conspiracy and other fraud claims); Credit Agricole v IFA (broking account).

Career

Qualified 2002; Grays Inn.

Languages

French (fluent), German (working).

Education

Westminster School; Poitiers University (1999 Diplome des Etudes Generale Juridiques); Gonville & Caius College (Cambridge Law Tripus – First); College of Law (2002 – second in year).


London Bar

Banking and finance (including consumer credit)

Within: Banking and finance (including consumer credit) – Leading juniors

Jamie Goldsmith - One Essex CourtHas terrific energy and dynamism, he throws himself into a case and is extremely responsive.

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Commercial litigation

Within: Commercial litigation – Leading juniors

Jamie Goldsmith - One Essex CourtHas an unbelievable amount of energy and no perceivable weaknesses.

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Fraud: civil

Within: Fraud: civil – Leading juniors

Jamie Goldsmith - One Essex CourtAlways available and is proactive in all steps he takes.

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