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Maitland Chambers Offices
7 STONE BUILDINGS, LINCOLN'S INN
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Barrister specialising in pensions and trusts; chancery and commercial litigation; and international commercial arbitration. Significant cases include: Procter & Gamble v SCA  EWHC 2839 (Ch); Procter & Gamble v SCA  EWHC 1257 (Ch); Dalriada Trustees Ltd v Faulds  EWHC 3391 (Ch); MSM Consulting Ltd v United Republic of Tanzania  EWHC 121; Edge v The Pensions Ombudsman  Ch 512  PLR 215 (CA) (pensions, Ombudsman’s jurisdiction, duties of trustees); Re The Scientific Investment Pension Plan  Ch 53 (pensions, validity of clause providing for forfeiture of benefits on bankruptcy); Nestlé v National Westminster Bank  1 WLR 1260 (CA) (trust, exercise of investment power by trustee); Coloroll Pension Trustees Ltd v Russell Case C-200/91 Court of Justice of the European Community  3 All ER (EC) 23 (pensions, equal pay, sex discrimination); Thrells Ltd v Lomas  1 WLR 456 (pensions, winding-up, exercise of augmentation power by trustees); Mettoy Pension Trustees v Evans  1 WLR 1587 (pensions, winding up, amendment, exercise of power by trustees).
Called 1984; Lincoln’s Inn. Author of Pensions Title in Atkins Court Forms.
Chancery Bar Association; COMBAR; Association of Pension Lawyers; ACTAPS; PNBA; ARCAN. Also called to the Cayman Islands Bar.
Oxford University (1983 BA).