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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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London, Singapore

Jeffrey Chapman QC

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

Position

Commercial litigation including civil fraud, banking, international arbitration, insurance/reinsurance and professional negligence. 

In 2017 and 2018 has appeared in important hearings and lengthy trials involving civil fraud (the Group Seven litigation in the Chancery Division and the Ramilos Norwich Pharmacal decision in the Commercial Court), banking corruption (at the Old Bailey), banking and Hedley Byrne issues (the Playboy litigation in the Supreme Court and Court of Appeal) and the very high-profile Mike Ashley trial. He continues to advise in various heavy multi-jurisdictional commercial disputes.

He continues to advise in various heavy multi-jurisdictional fraud disputes.

Career

Law Commission 1986-89. Called 1989. British Virgin Islands Bar (1999). QC 2010.

Languages

German and French

Member

BSB Professional Conduct Committee (Barrister Vice-Chair); COMBAR; Chancery Bar Association; CEDR Accredited Mediator.

Education

BA First Class University of Sussex (1985); LLM First Class, Trinity Hall, Cambridge (1986).

Leisure

Football, squash, chess, cinema.


London Bar

Banking and finance (including consumer credit)

Within: Banking and finance (including consumer credit) – Leading silks

Jeffrey Chapman QC - Fountain Court ChambersA down to earth, clear thinking and impressive advocate.

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Commercial litigation

Within: Commercial litigation – Leading silks

Jeffrey Chapman QC - Fountain Court ChambersAn excellent counsel in commercial litigation.

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Fraud: civil

Within: Fraud: civil – Leading silks

Jeffrey Chapman QC - Fountain Court ChambersCuts through the nub of an argument and presents it in compelling terms.

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