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XXIV Old Buildings
24 OLD BUILDINGS, LINCOLN'S INN
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London Bar > Private client: trusts and probateWithin: Leading Silks -
London Bar > OffshoreWithin: Leading Silks -
London Bar > InsolvencyWithin: Leading Silks -
London Bar > Fraud: civilWithin: Leading Silks -
XXIV Old Buildings is ‘very competitive on rates‘ and ‘great on Chancery matters‘. The set fields an impressive range of barristers, and its junior silks are particularly well regarded by instructing solicitors. Members also have an excellent track record in offshore and trust matters, which inevitably feed into the fraud work. Steven Thompson QC and Hugh Miall are representing the defendant in the high profile Arcadia Petroleum & Ors v Bosworth & Ors. Stephen Moverley Smith QC and Alexander Pelling also had signficant roles in RAK Investments v Bestfort Development.
London Bar > Company and partnershipWithin: Company - Leading Silks -
London Bar > Commercial litigationWithin: Leading Silks -
XXIV Old Buildings has an excellent reputation for acting on hard-fought offshore disputes, and is also a popular choice for commercial claims before the London courts. Recently, several members, including Alan Steinfeld QC and Edward Cumming QC, acted on Carlyle Capital Corporation Limited (in liquidation) and others v Conway & others, while Stephen Moverley Smith QC and Hugh Miall acted on Société Générale v Goldas, a dispute relating to gold bullion consignments.