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Chambers of Gavin Mansfield QC

3 KING'S BENCH WALK NORTH, TEMPLE, LONDON, EC4Y 7HR, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7797 8600
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Fax 020 7797 8699
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1047 LONDON CHANCERY LANE WC2
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www.littletonchambers.com
Littleton Chambers (Chambers of Gavin Mansfield QC), Ming-Yee Shiu, London, ENGLAND

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Ming-Yee Shiu

Tel:
Work 020 7797 8600
Email:
Littleton Chambers (Chambers of Gavin Mansfield QC)

Position

Barrister specialising in employment law and commercial litigation, with particular expertise in relation to applications for injunctive relief in the High Court, including interim injunctions, freezing injunctions and search orders. Extensive experience of race, sex, disability and age discrimination, unfair dismissal, wrongful dismissal, redundancy, TUPE and employment status; contract disputes and intellectual property claims involving directors, employees and workers, including restrictive covenants, breach of confidence, breach of copyright and passing off; and company law and insolvency issues, in particular the fiduciary duties of directors and senior employees. Particular expertise in shareholder disputes and all aspects of commercial fraud. Clients include UK and multinational corporations, public sector bodies, charities and individuals.

Career

Called 2000; Middle Temple; Pegasus Scholar to Bermuda 2005; called to New York Bar 2005; joined Littleton Chambers 2012. Publications of note: ‘A position of Trust – Employees as Fiduciaries’ (2011) NLJ 1503-04.

Languages

French.

Member

ELBA; ELA; COMBAR; PNBA.

Education

St John’s College, Cambridge (BA Cantab Class 1); Thouron Fellow of the University of Pennsylvania Law School (LLM).


London Bar

Employment

Within: Employment – Leading juniors

Ming-Yee Shiu - Littleton ChambersShe has a no-nonsense approach and nothing seems to phase her.

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