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Essex Court Chambers
Essex Court Chambers

Lawyer Rankings

London Bar > Insurance and reinsurance

(Leading Silks) Ranked: Tier 4

David Scorey QCEssex Court ChambersHe is great with clients, willing to get his hands dirty, highly responsive and commercial.

Essex Court Chambers has ‘great strength-in-depth‘ for insurance and reinsurance work. Although it is active across a range of insurance disputes, the set stands out for its Bermuda Form and marine insurance expertise. David Foxton QC and David Walsh, who joined from Quadrant Chambers in 2018, are involved in Double Eight Marine v RSA & others, a claim for the total loss of the vessel, the Panamax Trader. Elsewhere, John Lockey QC was instructed in the $1bn dispute, Single Buoy Mooring v Insurers and was also instructed in platform rig claim, Siri v Noreco. David Scorey QC was instructed in Harvey Weinstein v Chubb, a claim by the former film producer seeking coverage for his legal costs relating to multiple sexual assault allegations.

London Bar > International arbitration: counsel

(Leading Silks) Ranked: Tier 3

David Scorey QCEssex Court ChambersIntelligent, astute, insightful and tenacious.

London Bar > Tax: corporate and VAT/indirect tax

(Tax: VAT - Leading silks) Ranked: Tier 3

David Scorey QCEssex Court ChambersHe is incredibly bright, clear in his advice and able to explain complex matters to clients and judges.