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Chambers of Gavin Kealey QC

TEMPLE, LONDON, EC4Y 7DS, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7910 8300
Fax:
Fax 020 7910 8400
DX:
239 LONDON CHANCERY LANE
Email:
Web:
www.7kbw.co.uk

Peter MacDonald Eggers QC

Tel:
Work 020 7910 8300
Email:
7 King's Bench Walk (Chambers of Gavin Kealey QC)

Position

Barrister specialising in insurance/reinsurance, commodities, shipping, international investment contracts and international arbitration.

Career

Called 1999, Middle Temple; appointed QC 2011; solicitor, 1988-99; visiting professor UCL. Publications of note: contributing editor ‘Chitty on Contracts’, co-author ‘Good Faith and Insurance Contracts’ (4th edition, forthcoming); author, Deceit: The Lie of the Law (2009); author, The Vitiation of Contractual Consent (2016).

Education

Sydney Grammar School; University of Sydney (1986 LLB); Cambridge (1988 LLM).


London Bar

Commodities

Within: Commodities – Leading silks

Peter MacDonald Eggers QC - 7 King's Bench Walk ‘Very responsive and thorough, he provides clear and well-structured advice and is a very calm presence in court.’

Within: Commodities

7 King's Bench Walk handles a high volume of both shipping and commodities work, for which experienced silks such as Robert Bright QC and Dominic Kendrick QC, and senior juniors including Charles Priday and Jessica Sutherland, are strongly recommended. They are backed by a ‘very experienced and able’ clerking team. In Nibulon v AOS Trading, Peter MacDonald Eggers QC acted for the purchaser of a cargo of off-spec Ukrainian wheat for shipment to Egypt.

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Insurance and reinsurance

Within: Insurance and reinsurance - Leading silks

Peter MacDonald Eggers QC - 7 King's Bench Walk ‘Very strong analytically and able to present very effectively to clients.’

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Shipping

Within: Shipping – Leading silks

Peter Macdonald Eggers QC - 7 King's Bench Walk ‘He is extraordinarily bright and develops innovative ways to address issues.’

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