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XXIV Old Buildings

Chambers of Alan Steinfeld QC

24 OLD BUILDINGS, LINCOLN'S INN, LONDON, WC2A 3UP, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7691 2424
Fax:
Fax 0870 460 2178
DX:
307 LONDON CHANCERY LANE
Email:
Web:
www.xxiv.co.uk
Geneva, London

Michael Gadd

Tel:
Work 020 7691 2424
Email:
XXIV Old Buildings (Chambers of Alan Steinfeld QC)

Position

Specialises in commercial Chancery. Frequently engaged in cases that cross international boundaries and give rise to questions of conflicts of law. Considerable experience of litigation in the USA, Caribbean and West Indies, Channel Islands and Isle of Man. Conducts a wide range of company and insolvency cases, in particular shareholders’ disputes, unfair prejudice petitions, claims by and against directors, bankruptcy and voluntary arrangements. Regularly involved in litigation concerning all aspects of property and landlord and tenant law and contentious trust cases. Has acted extensively in professional negligence claims. Appeared in the well-publicised Tottenham Hotspur shareholders’ dispute and litigation arising from Maxwell and BCCI. Recent cases include: multimillion-dollar claims arising from share sale agreements and fraudulent trading, as well as claims for the rectification of commercial agreements, a claim alleging forgery of a will and worldwide litigation arising out of the Madoff fraud.

Career

Called 1981; Lincoln’s Inn.

Languages

French (working knowledge).

Member

Eastern Caribbean Bar; Chancery Bar Association; Commercial Bar Association (COMBAR); Professional Negligence Bar Association.

Education

St Columba’s College, St Albans; Durham (BA).


London Bar

Private client: trusts and probate

Within: Private client: trusts and probate – Leading juniors

Michael Gadd - XXIV Old BuildingsAn excellent advocate.

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Professional negligence

Within: Professional negligence – leading juniors

Michael Gadd - XXIV Old BuildingsThorough and experienced.

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