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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

Steven Thompson QC

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

Position

Barrister specialising in corporate and personal insolvency, company law, aviation law and commercial disputes; experience in commercial disputes in both the Chancery Division and the Commercial Court; appears in the High Court of the British Virgin Islands and before the Eastern Caribbean Court of Appeal.

Career

Called 1996, Inner Temple; called to the Bar of the Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court 2000; Queens Counsel 2015.

Languages

Spanish (conversational).

Member

Chancery Bar Association

Education

St John’s College, Cambridge (1990 BA Hons Natural Sciences).


London Bar

Aviation

Within: Leading Silks

Steven Thompson QC - XXIV Old BuildingsHe has good aviation knowledge and is very capable on large complex cases.

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Commercial litigation

Within: Leading Silks

Steven Thompson QC - XXIV Old BuildingsHe has first-rate analytical skills and is a powerful and persuasive advocate to have in your corner.

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Fraud: civil

Within: Leading Silks

Steven Thompson QC - XXIV Old BuildingsAn excellent silk – refreshingly energetic and optimistic in an increasingly cynical and crowded civil fraud market.

Within: Fraud: civil

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 & OrsStephen Moverley Smith QC and Alexander Pelling also had signficant roles in RAK Investments v Bestfort Development.

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Insolvency

Within: Leading Silks

Steven Thompson QC - XXIV Old BuildingsHe is excellent on his feet and highly persuasive in his oral and written arguments.

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Offshore

Within: Leading Silks

Steven Thompson QC - XXIV Old BuildingsA good choice when a difficult call needs to be made – decisive and clear in his advice.

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United Arab Emirates: The English bar

Commercial

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Steven Thompson QC - XXIV Old BuildingsHe handles commercial disputes in free zone courts.

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