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Chambers of Christopher Pymont QC

Living Wage
7 STONE BUILDINGS, LINCOLN'S INN, LONDON, WC2A 3SZ, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7406 1200
Fax:
Fax 020 7406 1300
DX:
326 LONDON CHANCERY LANE
Email:
Web:
www.maitlandchambers.com

Matthew Collings QC

Tel:
Work 020 7406 1200
Email:
Maitland Chambers (Chambers of Christopher Pymont QC)

Position

Over 150 reported cases establish the breadth of Matthew’s expertise in his specialist areas covering Company, Insolvency, and Commercial Chancery (litigation and advisory work). Matthew is an experienced trial and appellate advocate (in England and abroad), and also regularly appears in tribunals, as well as arbitrations, expert determinations and mediations. Recent trials include a well-publicised dispute concerning Conran Holdings. Recent appeals include two leading cases in the Supreme Court: Patel v Mirza on illegality, and FHR on constructive trusts. An extensive offshore practice embraces matters in Hong Kong, the Channel Islands, and Singapore. Matthew has been called to the Bar in the Cayman Islands; and in the BVI, where he has appeared in a number of substantial applications, trials and appeals.

Member

Chancery Bar Association, COMBAR, Insolvency Lawyers Association, INSOL International and Commerical Fraud Lawyers Association. Former Member, Insolvency Rules Advisory Committee.

Education

London School of Economics (LLB).

Leisure

Racing vintage cars, opera, skiing.


London Bar

Commercial litigation

Within: Commercial litigation – Leading silks

Matthew Collings QC - Maitland ChambersVery good for commercial litigation.

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Company and partnership

Within: Company – Leading silks

Matthew Collings QC - Maitland ChambersAn experienced trial and appellate advocate.

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Insolvency

Within: Insolvency – Leading silks

Matthew Collings QC - Maitland ChambersExcellent in insolvency matters.

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