Tony Beswetherick KC > Twenty Essex > London, England > Lawyer Profile

Twenty Essex
20 ESSEX STREET
LONDON
WC2R 3AL
England

Work Department

Position

Tony specialises in the fields of insolvency and restructuring, civil fraud, commercial litigation and company law. His practice often involves cases with a cross-border element.

He was shortlisted for Insolvency/Company Junior Barrister of the Year at the Chambers UK Bar Awards 2017. He is also identified as “most highly regarded” in Who’s Who Legal 2019 for Restructuring and Insolvency.

Tony previously worked as an employed barrister in the Advocacy Group of Denton Wilde Sapte, a major international law firm.

Career

Year of call: 2003

Memberships

  • Chancery Bar Association
  • Commercial Bar Association
  • Fraud Lawyers Association
  • Insolvency Lawyers’ Association
  • Personal Insolvency Legal Advice and Representation Scheme
  • R3

Education

Oxford University: Modern History, First Class

Lawyer Rankings

London Bar > Insolvency

(2022 Silks)Ranked: Tier 1

Tony Beswetherick KCTwenty Essex ‘Exceptional in all aspects, Tony is fantastic to work with and impresses clients in conference.’

(2022 Silks)Ranked: Tier 1

Tony Beswetherick KCTwenty Essex ‘Tony is a phenomenon – a complete barrister.’

London Bar > Fraud: civil

(2022 Silks)Ranked: Tier 1

Tony Beswetherick KCTwenty Essex ‘A star in civil fraud.’

London Bar > Banking and finance (including consumer credit)

(2022 Silks)Ranked: Tier 1

Tony Beswetherick KCTwenty Essex ‘Tony is a phenomenon – a complete barrister who unsurprisingly took silk earlier this year. He has an unrivalled ability to find a course through the most difficult of situations and his advocacy, both written and oral, is sublime.’