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The Chambers of Alexander Nissen QC
Keating Chambers
15 ESSEX STREET
LONDON
WC2R 3AA
England

Position

Barrister specialising in construction and engineering, professional negligence (including architects, engineers, surveyors and solicitors) and procurement and energy. Recent work includes the notable cases of DHL Supply Chain Ltd v Secretary of State for Health and Social Care & Unipart Group Ltd [2018] EWHC 2213 (TCC); Eurocom Ltd v Siemens Plc [2014] EWHC 3710 (TCC); [2015] B.L.R. 1; 157 Con. L.R., [2015] QBD (TCC); 120 Roche Diagnostics Ltd v The Mid Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust [2013] EWHC 933(TCC), Pearson Driving Assessments v Minister for the Cabinet Office [2013] EWHC 2082 (TCC), Working Environments Limited -vs- Greencoat Construction Limited [2012] EWHC 1039 (TCC), Harry Yearsley Ltd v Secretary of State for Justice [2011] EWHC 1160 (TCC).

Career

Called 1992; bencher of Middle Temple 2010. Queen’s Counsel 2013.

Memberships

TECBAR; COMBAR; PLA; PNBA; LCLCBA.

Education

North London Collegiate School; Manchester University (1986 BSc Hons); Brunel University (1990 MA Hons); Middlesex Polytechnic (1991 CPE).

Leisure

Skiing, horses and family.

Lawyer Rankings

London Bar > Public procurement

(Leading Silks) Ranked: Tier 1

Fionnuala McCredie QCKeating ChambersGreat with clients. Quickly and efficiently grasped the issues and complex IT aspects of the case. Worked tirelessly on the case. A super advocate.

Keating Chambers is highlighted for providing ‘a great level of service‘ in addition to its ‘strength and depth of expertise’. This growing set is instructed on both sides of disputes; regularly instructed by government bodies, local authorities, and industry clients. Its members handle large-scale transport matters in addition to cases involving healthcare or military equipment. ‘A top choice for advocacySarah Hannaford QC, who can make her points ‘with killer precision’, acted for the Ministry of Defence defending a claim by the unsuccessful bidder for a procurement valued at over £1bn. ‘Super advocate‘ Fionnuala Mccredie QC co-led a large team acting for the Department of Transport in respect of the procurement challenges commenced by Stagecoach and others. Simon Taylor‘s expertise includes EU and competition law, while James Frampton is notable for both construction and procurement matters.

London Bar > Construction

(Leading Silks) Ranked: Tier 5

Fionnuala McCredie QCKeating ChambersConscientious, combining strong analytical skills and sound judgement.