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Fountain Court Chambers

FOUNTAIN COURT, TEMPLE, LONDON, EC4Y 9DH, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7583 3335
Fax:
Fax 020 7353 0329
DX:
5 LONDON CHANCERY LANE
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www.fountaincourt.co.uk
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 2018 and 2019 he has appeared in important hearings and lengthy trials involving civil fraud (the Group Seven litigation in the Chancery Division and Court of Appeal), banking corruption (at the Old Bailey), banking and Hedley Byrne issues (acting for the bank in the Playboy litigation in the Supreme Court and Court of Appeal) and appeared in the Patent Court for Sandoz in the largest claim on a cross-undertaking for damages caused by an injunction.

He continues to advise in various heavy multi-jurisdictional commercial 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: Leading Silks

Jeffrey Chapman QC - Fountain Court ChambersA great communicator – explains the complex clearly and cuts through to the nub of matters.

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Commercial litigation

Within: Leading Silks

Jeffrey Chapman QC - Fountain Court ChambersResponsive, smart thinking, efficient, ahead of the game with the latest precedents and case developments, and always pleasant to work with.

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Fraud: civil

Within: Leading Silks

Jeffrey Chapman QC - Fountain Court ChambersAn excellent communicator and very much hands-on type of silk which clients very much appreciate.

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