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Chambers of Alan Steinfeld QC
XXIV Old Buildings
24 OLD BUILDINGS, LINCOLN'S INN
LONDON
WC2A 3UP
England

Lawyer Rankings

London Bar > Professional negligence

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Francis Tregear QC



XXIV Old Buildings



He is experienced in professional negligence disputes.

XXIV Old Buildings handles a range of complex professional negligence cases involving lawyers, accountants, auditors, surveyors, valuers and trustees. The set is ‘experienced‘ and has ‘excellent individuals‘ for such disputes. Jackson & Money v Gershinson & Others was a key case for Francis Tregear QC, while Helen Galley appeared in Southwark Living v Cramer Pelmont, a claim against solicitors which alleged failure to protect the client’s position.

London Bar > Private client: trusts and probate

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Francis Tregear QC



XXIV OLD BUILDINGS



Is a highly intelligent and diligent silk.

London Bar > Insolvency

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Francis Tregear QC



XXIV Old Buildings



His work is of the highest order, his advocacy is superb and his drafting and insight into the intricacies of the case are exceptional.

London Bar > Fraud: civil

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Francis Tregear QC



XXIV Old Buildings



His work is of the highest order.

London Bar > Company and partnership

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Francis Tregear QC



XXIV Old Buildings



Intellectually adept, a pleasure to deal with, prompt with advice, navigates complexity and is very user friendly.’

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Francis Tregear QC



XXIV Old Buildings



Intellectually adept, a pleasure to deal with, prompt with advice, navigates complexity and is very user friendly.’

XXIV Old Buildings is ‘one of the standout sets for offshore company law work‘, which sits beside a strong Chancery practice, but members are also well-versed in partnership disputes, acting in cases domestically and abroad. Alan Steinfeld QC acted in Clean Power Properties Ltd v Network Rail Infrastructure Ltd, where he is advising Network Rail on the terms and effects of an agreement with the claimant for the acquisition of sites intended to be used as power stations. On the partnership front, he is advising on a large LLP dispute for Boston Consulting. Also on the partnership front, Francis Tregear QC advised Cayman Islands-based Alcontrol LP on the structure and distribution of its equity interests. Meanwhile, Michael Black QC acted for the claimant in Akhmodova v Akhmodov, enforcement proceedings in a $600m divorce settlement across multiple jurisdictions that involved piercing the corporate veil over disputed assets.

London Bar > Commercial litigation

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Francis Tregear QC



XXIV Old Buildings



His advocacy was superb and his drafting and insight into the intricacies of the case were exceptional.

London Bar > Banking and finance (including consumer credit)

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Francis Tregear QC



XXIV Old Buildings



Very strong and very easy to work with from a client perspective.