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Chambers of Gavin Kealey QC

TEMPLE, LONDON, EC4Y 7DS, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7910 8300
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Fax 020 7910 8400
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239 LONDON CHANCERY LANE
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www.7kbw.co.uk
7 King's Bench Walk (Chambers of Gavin Kealey QC), Timothy Saloman QC, London, ENGLAND

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Timothy Saloman QC

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

Position

Barrister specialising in general commercial law, including shipping, sale of goods, insurance and reinsurance, foreign sovereign immunity, banking and professional negligence. Cases include: Pan Atlantic v Pine Top Insurance Co. Ltd [1995] 1 AC 501 (leading modern case on insurance law); Balkanbank v Taher [1995] 1 WLR 1057, 1067 (jurisdiction disputes from worldwide injunctions); Glencore v Portman [1996] 1 Lloyd’s Rep 430 [1997] 1 Lloyd’s Rep 225 (insurance-leading modern case on non-disclosure of loss history); Littrell v USA [1995] 1 WLR 82 (immunity of USA for personal injuries claim); Credit Suisse v SGE [1997] CLC 168 (jurisdiction agreement, Brussels Convention); Sierra Leone Telecommunications v Barclays Bank [1998] 2AER 821 (whether bank mandate revoked by Sierra Leone government or a military junta); Commerzbank AG v PLD Telecom [2000] (share option agreement, injunctions); Beursgracht [2002] 1 Lloyd’s Rep 574 (marine open cover insurance); Sabah v Government of Pakistan [2002] CA, Times 27.11.02 (anti-suit injuction against sovereign state); David Agmashabeli [2003] 1 Lloyd’s 92 (Comm) 806 (shipping- Master’s duties as to clausing bills of lading); Gaul Public Enquiry [2004].

Career

Called 1975; Harmsworh scholar, Middle Temple; took silk 1993; recorder.

Languages

French, Italian.

Education

Charterhouse School; Lincoln College, Oxford (1973 BA Hons).

Leisure

Numerous sports; Polish Club; Woking Golf Club.


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Shipping

Within: Shipping – Leading silks

Timothy Saloman QC - 7 King's Bench WalkExceptional counsel.

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