Nicolas Damnjanovic > Fountain Court Chambers > London, England > Lawyer Profile

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

Position

Barrister specialising in commercial litigation, including aviation, banking, civil fraud, public law and regulatory matters.

Notable led cases include:

  • R (on the application of Jet2.com Ltd) v Civil Aviation Authority [2020] EWCA Civ 35, seeking judicial review of decisions taken by the CAA to publicly criticise Jet2, resulting in a leading decision on legal advice privilege.
  • Renova Industries Limited & Ors v Emmerson International Corporation & Ors: acting in the BVI commercial court for defendants in a $1 billion+, long-running fraud claim.
  • PJSC Tatneft v Gennady Bogolyubov and ors [2021] EWHC 411 (Comm): Acting for the claimant in a 12-week trial of a fraud claim against four Ukrainian oligarchs.
  • R (on the application of Monarch Airlines Ltd (In Administration)) v Airport Coordination Ltd[2017] EWCA Civ 1892 and [2017] EWHC 2896 (Admin). Acting for the regulator in JR proceedings concerning the allocation of slots to an insolvent airline.
  • Defending a multi-million-pound solicitor’s negligence claim relating to the conduct of proceedings under POCA 2002

Recommendations

Outstanding talent, with a deep understanding of the regulatory framework of the aviation and travel industries.” Legal 500 (Rising Star)

Career

Called E&W 2016. Admitted to practice in Western Australia 2014.

Lawyer Rankings

London Bar > Travel law (including jurisdictional issues)

(Rising stars)Ranked: Tier 1

Nicolas Damnjanovic  – Fountain Court Chambers

London Bar > Aviation

(Rising stars)Ranked: Tier 1

Nicolas DamnjanovicFountain Court Chambers ‘Nick is immensely hard working, an intellectual powerhouse, a good advocate, very well organised and through in his research and application of the law and savvy procedurally and tactically.’