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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

Elizabeth Weaver

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

Position

Elizabeth has a general commercial chancery practice handling a wide range of business, company and private client work. She has considerable experience and expertise in company and joint venture disputes, fraud and asset recovery, contentious trusts and estate work, property litigation and related professional negligence. She has experience of LCIA and ICC arbitrations. She is commended for her commercial, pragmatic approach and cross-examination skills. Recent work includes arbitration of a Middle East healthcare joint venture dispute; successfully defending an allegation of a forged will; dealing with the estate of the late Boris Berezovsky.

Career

Called 1982, Lincoln’s Inn; called to the Bar of the Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court; registered legal practitioner of Dubai International Financial Centre. Expert contributor to International Trust Disputes (OUP), International Trust Law (Jordans), ‘Tolley’s Insolvency Law’ and co-author of ‘Blackstone’s Guide to the Companies Act 2006’. Contribution to ‘International Trust Disputes’ OUP and Jordan’s ‘International Trust Laws’.

Member

Chancery Bar Association; COMBAR; STEP; ACTAPS; Professional Negligence Bar Association; The Chartered Institute of Arbitrators.

Education

Bristol (1981 LLB).


London Bar

Commercial litigation

Within: Commercial litigation – Leading juniors

Elizabeth Weaver - XXIV Old Buildings ‘A very talented Chancery all-rounder who is really good in conference with clients.’

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Company and partnership

Within: Company – Leading juniors

Elizabeth Weaver - XXIV Old Buildings ‘An impressive litigator.’

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Offshore

Within: Offshore – Leading juniors

Elizabeth Weaver - XXIV Old Buildings ‘A junior called to the Bar of the Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court.’

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Private client: trusts and probate

Within: Private client: trusts and probate – Leading juniors

Elizabeth Weaver - XXIV Old Buildings ‘She is a very talented Chancery all-rounder.’

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Professional negligence

Within: Professional negligence – leading juniors

Elizabeth Weaver - XXIV Old Buildings ‘Extremely knowledgeable.’

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