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Chambers of Kevin de Haan QC and Jonathan Goulding

6-7 GOUGH SQUARE, LONDON, EC4A 3DE, ENGLAND
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Work 020 7353 0924
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Fax 020 7353 2221
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476 LONDON CHANCERY LANE WC2
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Ruth Bala

Tel:
Work 020 7353 0924
Email:
Gough Square Chambers (Chambers of Kevin de Haan QC and Jonathan Goulding)

Position

Ruth has built up a specialist practice in regulated lending, retail banking and financial services. She has successfully represented finance institutions in a number of the leading appellate cases on 'PPI mis-selling'. She is regularly instructed in litigation involving enforceability disputes, mis-selling of insurance and investments, payment of 'secret commissions' to brokers, 'unfair relationships' and irresponsible lending. Ruth has a significant advisory practice, covering compliance with the FCA's Handbook, drafting requirements for the purposes of securitisations or acquisitions and FCA authorisation and the provision of redress under DISP. 

Career

Called 2006, Lincoln’s Inn.

Education

Oriel College, Oxford University (Classics (Greats)); Lord Denning Scholarship, Lord Brougham Scholarship and Hardwicke Award.


London Bar

Banking and finance (including consumer credit)

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

Ruth Bala - Gough Square ChambersA recognised leader in her field.

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Financial services

Within: Financial services – Leading juniors

Ruth Bala - Gough Square ChambersExtremely knowledgeable on financial services matters and her advice is always commercial.

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