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Chambers of Ewan McQuater QC and Adrian Beltrami QC

GRAY'S INN, LONDON, WC1R 5NT, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7831 8441
Fax:
Fax 020 7831 8479
DX:
331 LONDON CHANCERY LANE
Email:
Web:
www.3vb.com

Adam Kramer

Tel:
Work 020 7831 8441
Email:
3 Verulam Buildings (Chambers of Ewan McQuater QC and Adrian Beltrami QC)

Position

Barrister specialising in commercial disputes, especially banking and finance, commercial fraud, energy, sale of goods, professional negligence and insurance and reinsurance. Author of ‘The Law of Contract Damages’ (2014). Currently acting for claimants in the RBS Rights Issue group litigation.

Career

Called 2004; Gray’s; formerly law lecturer at Durham University and University College Oxford.

Languages

Working knowledge of French.

Member

COMBAR; Society of Legal Scholars; Bar Pro Bono Unit.

Education

Manchester Grammar School; University College, Oxford University (BA Hons); McGill University, Canada (LLM).

Leisure

Cooking, philosophy, reading, painting, running, yoga.


London Bar

Banking and finance (including consumer credit)

Within: Leading Juniors

Adam Kramer - 3 Verulam BuildingsBrilliant on paper, he can work through the most complex case and distil it into a persuasive, easy to understand submission.

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Commercial litigation

Within: Leading Juniors

Adam Kramer - 3 Verulam BuildingsOne of the best juniors I have ever worked with.

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Fraud: civil

Within: Leading Juniors

Adam Kramer - 3 Verulam BuildingsHe's a super brain but also very commercial and direct.

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Insurance and reinsurance

Within: Leading Juniors

Adam Kramer - 3 Verulam BuildingsHe is outstandingly bright.

Within: Insurance and reinsurance

3 Verulam Buildings is noted for its 'star individuals' for insurance and reinsurance work. Peter Ratcliffe and Adam Kramer were instructed in professional indemnity policy dispute Brightside Group Ltd v AIG Europe Ltd and others. With several 'fantastic silks', Tom Weitzman QC, in particular, has been involved in a number of complex insurance disputes; he led Kate Holderness in The Cultural Foundation & Abu Dhabi National Exhibitions Company v Beazley Furlonge, which relates to claims brought by third parties against Beazley Furlonge and a number of excess insurers under the Third Parties (Rights Against Insurers) Act 1930.

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Professional negligence

Within: Leading Juniors

Adam Kramer - 3 Verulam BuildingsOutstandingly bright.

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