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FOUNTAIN COURT, TEMPLE, LONDON, EC4Y 9DH, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7583 3335
Fax:
Fax 020 7353 0329
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5 LONDON CHANCERY LANE
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www.fountaincourt.co.uk
London, Singapore

Adam Sher

Tel:
Work 020 7583 3335
Email:
Fountain Court Chambers (Fountain Court Chambers)

Position

Civil and commercial litigation including banking, financial services, insurance, civil fraud and professional negligence. Unparalleled expertise in civil LIBOR/EURIBOR claims (PAG v RBS, Marme v RBS, Deutsche Bank v Unitech, the FDIC-R litigation, Barclays LOBO Loan litigation), and deep experience of wide range of aspects of banking and finance litigation (including derivatives, syndicated lending and securitisations). Civil fraud claims in various jurisdictions; international arbitrations (LCIA, SCC, UNCITRAL) including $1.4 billion dispute between GMR and the Government of the Maldives over Malé international airport. Particular interest in disputes concerning legal professional privilege.

Winner of “Banking Junior of the Year” at the Chambers and Partners 2017 Bar Awards (having been shortlisted for the same award in 2016).

Career

Called 2007, Lincoln’s Inn; research assistant common and commercial law team, Law Commission 2004-05; Teaching Fellow, University College London in contract (2006-07) and conflict of laws (2004-05).

Publications:
'Consensus, separability and Article 23 of the Brussels Regulation‘ [2009] LMCLQ 275.

Legal professional privilege chapter in Lissack & Horlick on Bribery (forthcoming)

Member

COMBAR, London Common Law and Commercial Bar Association.

Education

Oriel College, Oxford (2003 BA Law First Class; 2004 BCL Distinction); Harvard University (2006 LLM); BPP Law School (BVC Outstanding).


London Bar

Banking and finance (including consumer credit)

Within: Leading Juniors

Adam Sher - Fountain Court Chambers ‘ He has a first-rate mind, a wonderful drafting style, unstinting energy and is a real pleasure to work with. ’

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