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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
One Essex Court (Chambers of Lord Grabiner QC), Matthew Cook, London, ENGLAND

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Matthew Cook

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

Position

Barrister specialising in commercial litigation (including all forms of contractual dispute, banking and financial services, restitution and tracing, conflict of laws, energy, insurance, pensions, civil fraud and professional negligence) and competition law.

Career

Called 1999; Middle Temple.

Member

COMBAR.

Education

Marlborough College; Oriel College, Oxford (1998 BA Hons, 2000 BCL).


London Bar

Competition

Within: Competition – Leading juniors

Matthew Cook - One Essex CourtAn amazing breadth of knowledge, particularly in relation to finance/payment cards in the context of competition litigation.

Within: Competition

Excellent commercial setOne Essex Court is particularly strong in matters in the telecoms sector, with Thomas Sharpe QC acting in both Soni Ltd v The Northern Ireland Authority for Utility Regulation and CityFibre v Ofcom. Juniors have both been involved in a number of pieces of litigation surrounding the setting of interchange fees and card transactions, with Matthew Cook defending Mastercard against claims by a number of large retailers and Derek Spitz acting for Sainsbury’s in its claim against Visa.

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Energy

Within: Energy – Leading juniors

Matthew Cook - One Essex CourtHis synthesis of complex financial documentation is fast, insightful and reliable. Good advocacy skills to boot.

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