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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

Benjamin John

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

Position

All aspects of commercial and commercial chancery litigation and arbitration, including general commercial disputes (contractual or otherwise), civil fraud and asset tracing, banking, company matters (including insolvency), claims against fiduciaries and trustees, and property disputes. Much of Ben’s work has a major international dimension and he has considerable experience of jurisdictional issues, worldwide freezing injunctions and associated relief, dealing with substantive foreign law points, the enforcement of foreign judgments and arbitral awards in the UK and the interaction of proceedings in multiple jurisdictions. Ben also has considerable experience of litigation involving sovereign states.

Career

Called 2002; Inner Temple (Duke of Edinburgh Scholar; Major Scholar and then Princess Royal Scholar).

Member

COMBAR; Chancery Bar Association; FSLA.

Education

University College, Oxford (Chemistry, Double First); City University, London (GDL, Distinction, 3VB Prize for best overall performance); Inns of Court School of Law, London (BVC, Outstanding, Barstow Prize Scholarship).


London Bar

Commercial litigation

Within: Commercial litigation – Leading juniors

Benjamin John - Maitland ChambersHis intellectual rigour is second to none, as is his strategic thinking.

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Company and partnership

Within: Company – Leading juniors

Benjamin John - Maitland ChambersHis intellectual rigour and strategic thinking are second to none.

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Fraud: civil

Within: Fraud: civil – Leading juniors

Benjamin John - Maitland ChambersSimplifies the drafting and gets our story out in a way which few other barristers manage.

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