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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: Leading Juniors

Elizabeth Weaver - XXIV Old BuildingsExtremely tenacious in court, she has extremely good judgement and has excellent insight into how a case will play out.

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Company and partnership

Within: Company - Leading juniors

Elizabeth Weaver - XXIV Old BuildingsPractical, sensible and comparable to a QC.

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Offshore

Within: Leading Juniors

Elizabeth Weaver - XXIV Old BuildingsInstructed on a range of advisory matters.

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Private client: trusts and probate

Within: Leading Juniors

Elizabeth Weaver - XXIV OLD BUILDINGSHer advice is always practical, straightforward and she has a particular skill at cutting through knotty problems with a well-considered and pragmatic strategy.

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Professional negligence

Within: Leading Juniors

Elizabeth Weaver - XXIV Old BuildingsShe is excellent.

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United Arab Emirates: The English bar

Commercial

Within: Leading juniors

Elizabeth Weaver - XXIV Old BuildingsInstructed in DIFC courts cases.

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