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Chambers of Charles Gibson QC
Henderson Chambers
2 HARCOURT BUILDINGS, TEMPLE
LONDON
EC4Y 9DB
England

Work Department

Commercial dispute resolution, product liability, property damage, environmental, consumer law, insurance and re-insurance, arbitration, local government, public procurement.

Position

Barrister specialising in commercial and common law with an emphasis on multi-party litigation, group actions, mass tort claims, cross-border and jurisdictional litigation, product liability/product safety, pharmaceutical claims, major property damage and contamination claims, sale of goods, insurance/reinsurance, international arbitration, professional indemnity, environmental, pollution and nuisance, and public procurement, public procurement. Pharmaceutical and medical device product liability GLOs/multi-party claims include: PIP breast implant litigation, metal-on-metal hip implant litigation, Acomplia litigation, Avandia litigation, Foetal Anti-consultant litigation (FACs), Factor VIII/blood products litigation. Food and drink contamination and recall claims include Sudan 1, Para Red, Benzene Litigation. Property damage/contamination claims include the 2007 petrol contamination litigation, major explosions, fires, plant and pipeline failures in petrochemical industry, power-generation industry and construction industry. International arbitration, including insurance coverage disputes, ICC, UNCITRAL, LCIA, ad hoc etc. Further details: www.hendersonchambers.co.uk.

Career

Called 1995. Silk 2013. Princess Royal Scholar. CEDR accredited mediator. Contributor to Product Liability and Safety Encyclopaedia (Butterworths).

Memberships

COMBAR, LCCLBA, PIBA.

Education

Christ Church, Oxford University (First Class Hons).

Lawyer Rankings

London Bar > Environment

(Leading Silks) Ranked: Tier 3

Geraint Webb QCHenderson ChambersA good strategist in both international and domestic environmental matters.

London Bar > Insurance and reinsurance

(Leading Silks) Ranked: Tier 5

Geraint Webb QCHenderson ChambersHe is highly regarded for insurance and reinsurance disputes.

London Bar > Product liability

(Leading Silks) Ranked: Tier 1

Geraint Webb QCHenderson ChambersExtremely bright, very thorough in his approach and unflappable.

London Bar > Professional negligence

(Leading Silks) Ranked: Tier 4

Geraint Webb QCHenderson ChambersHe is very experienced in professional negligence cases.