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Fountain Court Chambers
Fountain Court Chambers
FOUNTAIN COURT, TEMPLE
LONDON
EC4Y 9DH
England
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Position

Natasha Bennett specialises in general commercial litigation, including banking and financial services, civil fraud, professional negligence, insurance and conflict of laws.  In particular, she has been instructed in a number of high profile banking cases including the £4 billion RBS Rights Issue Litigation, one of the most significant banking cases in recent times to come before the Courts.  Other recent cases include: Farol Holdings et al v Clydesdale Bank and National Australia Bank; Pipia v BGEO Group Limited; Wall v RBS (featured in The Lawyer’s Top 10 cases of 2017); Al-Besher v Credit Suisse UK; and Credit Suisse v Stichting Vestia.  Natasha has been named by Legal Week as one of ten “stars of the bar” and was identified by Legal500 as one of the ten most acclaimed commercial advocates under 10 years call.  

Career

Called 2009; Lincoln’s Inn.

Memberships

COMBAR, London Common Law and Commercial Bar Association.

Education

Trinity College, Cambridge University (MA Law (starred double First Class)); Merton College, Oxford University (BCL Distinction, Vinerian Scholarship).

Lawyer Rankings

London Bar > Commercial litigation

(Leading Juniors) Ranked: Tier 4

Natasha BennettFountain Court ChambersHer advice is always clear and commercially focused.

London Bar > Insurance and reinsurance

(Leading Juniors) Ranked: Tier 4

Natasha BennettFountain Court ChambersShe is a very impressive junior; smart, works hard and a real pleasure to deal with.

London Bar > Professional negligence

(Leading Juniors) Ranked: Tier 6

Natasha BennettFountain Court ChambersShe incredibly hardworking, has a crisp drafting style and is similarly delightful to work with.

London Bar > Banking and finance (including consumer credit)

(Leading Juniors) Ranked: Tier 3

Natasha BennettFountain Court ChambersA top-quality junior who produces excellent work product.