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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

David Wolfson QC

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

Position

Practice encompasses all areas of commercial law, specialising in banking, finance and insolvency law, professional negligence, domestic and international sale of goods, arbitration (domestic and international), jurisdiction disputes and sports law.

Career

Called to Inner Temple 1992; publications: contributing author ‘All England Litigation Review’; ‘Bank Liability and Risk’ (2nd edition 1995, Lloyds); ‘Arbitration in England’ (2013, Kluwer).

Languages

Hebrew.

Member

COMBAR.

Education

Selwyn College Cambridge (MA Hons); Exhibitioner and Scholar of Selwyn College, Stuart of Rannoch Award, Squire Scholarship, Inner Temple Major Scholarship, Inns of Court Scholarship.


London Bar

Banking and finance (including consumer credit)

Within: Leading Silks

David Wolfson QC - One Essex CourtAbsorbs enormous amounts of information with ease and explains highly complex and intertwined issues with enviable clarity.

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Commercial litigation

Within: Leading Silks

David Wolfson QC - One Essex CourtA go-to barrister for significant commercial disputes, he is very commercial and bright.

Within: Commercial litigation

One Essex Court is an 'excellent' and 'user-friendly' set that is ‘very good at all levels and particularly useful at the bottom as they have very high academic standards' according to instructing solicitors. The calibre of the barristers, from the top silks to the most junior juniors, ensures an impressive range of high-profile instructions. Lately, several of the set's members have had prominent roles on major cases, including Autonomy v Dr Michael Lynch, where Laurence Rabinowitz QC is leading the claim for Hewlett Packard, supported by Conall Patton. Rabinowitz QC and Patton are also facing Neil Kitchener QC in Omers v Tesco plcDavid Wolfson QC also represented EE in various claims brought by Phones4U arising out of its collapse.

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Energy

Within: Leading Silks

David Wolfson QC - One Essex CourtVery commercial and bright – another “go-to” barrister for significant commercial disputes.

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Insolvency

Within: Leading Silks

David Wolfson QC - One Essex CourtA creative thinker and will come up with arguments that sound incredible but are credible.

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International arbitration: counsel

Within: Leading Silks

David Wolfson QC - One Essex CourtHe is friendly, engaging, charming, but brilliant, and he knows when to stick the knife in.

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