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Chambers of Simon Croall QC

QUADRANT HOUSE, 10 FLEET STREET, LONDON, EC4Y 1AU, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7583 4444
Fax:
Fax 020 7583 4455
DX:
292 LONDON CHANCERY LANE WC2
Email:
Web:
www.quadrantchambers.com

Emily Saunderson

Tel:
Work 0207 583 4444
Email:
Quadrant Chambers (Chambers of Simon Croall QC)

Position

Emily is a general commercial practitioner specialising in commercial fraud, and banking and finance.

Career

Emily has experience in a broad range of commercial cases involving, for example, contractual interpretation and rectification; dishonest assistance; fraud; bribery; fraudulent trading; rights of set-off; contractual estoppel; rights under contracts of indemnity; and guarantees.

Her banking and finance practice has a particular emphasis on financial derivatives instruments, and she is familiar with standard form contracts including the ISDA Master Agreement.

Before embarking on a career in law, Emily was a financial journalist covering the global derivatives markets. She brings a strong understanding and useful insider’s perspective on financial markets to her legal practice.

Member

Chancery Bar Association, COMBAR, LCLCBA

Education

BA (Hons) Philosophy 1st class, University of Southampton;, PgDL, University of Westminster;, BVC, Inns of Court School of Law


London Bar

Banking and finance (including consumer credit)

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

Emily Saunderson - Quadrant Chambers β€˜Technically very strong and able to assimilate large amounts of detail.’

Within: Banking and finance (including consumer credit)

Quadrant Chambers enters the rankings following the arrival of highly rated Paul Downes QC, Stewart Chirnside, Emily Saunderson, and Joseph Sullivan from 2TG – 2 Temple Gardens. They add to a strong stable of commercially minded banking litigators with a strong track record in major civil disputes.

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Financial services

Within: Financial services – Leading juniors

Emily Saunderson - Quadrant Chambers β€˜Deals calmly and effectively with clients.’

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Set overviews: England and Wales

Within: Set overviews: England and Wales

Quadrant Chambers is the β€˜go-to set for shipping’ matters, but it also has a growing reputation for general commercial work and international arbitration. β€˜Having successfully carved out a particular specialism in the insurance, energy and trade sectors’ the set is β€˜gaining a formidable reputation outside its core areas’. With β€˜good strength in depth and guaranteed quality’, chambers is described as β€˜a very cost effective option’ which β€˜offers real value for money’. Chambers was strengthened this year with the arrivals of a specialist banking and commercial team from 2TG – 2 Temple Gardens; Paul Downes QC, Emily Saunderson, Stewart Chirnside and Joseph Sullivan all joined in January 2018. The β€˜extremely well-run’ and β€˜efficient’ clerks’ room is led by senior clerks Gary Ventura and Simon Slattery. β€˜Knowledgeable and enthusiastic about his barristers’, the β€˜tremendous’ Ventura is β€˜a bit of a legend’ and β€˜a great figurehead’ for chambers; the β€˜great’ Slattery regularly meets client requirements β€˜no matter how unusual some of those requirements might be’. The team is β€˜first rate and always willing to work to urgent deadlines’. Practice managers John Walker and Daryl Hughes are β€˜particularly on the ball; they cannot do enough for you’. Offices in: London

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Regional Bar

Set overviews: England and Wales

Within: Set overviews: England and Wales

Quadrant Chambers is the β€˜go-to set for shipping’ matters, but it also has a growing reputation for general commercial work and international arbitration. β€˜Having successfully carved out a particular specialism in the insurance, energy and trade sectors’ the set is β€˜gaining a formidable reputation outside its core areas’. With β€˜good strength in depth and guaranteed quality’, chambers is described as β€˜a very cost effective option’ which β€˜offers real value for money’. Chambers was strengthened this year with the arrivals of a specialist banking and commercial team from 2TG – 2 Temple Gardens; Paul Downes QC, Emily Saunderson, Stewart Chirnside and Joseph Sullivan all joined in January 2018. The β€˜extremely well-run’ and β€˜efficient’ clerks’ room is led by senior clerks Gary Ventura and Simon Slattery. β€˜Knowledgeable and enthusiastic about his barristers’, the β€˜tremendous’ Ventura is β€˜a bit of a legend’ and β€˜a great figurehead’ for chambers; the β€˜great’ Slattery regularly meets client requirements β€˜no matter how unusual some of those requirements might be’. The team is β€˜first rate and always willing to work to urgent deadlines’. Practice managers John Walker and Daryl Hughes are β€˜particularly on the ball; they cannot do enough for you’. Offices in: London

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