Timothy Collingwood KC > Serle Court > London, England > Lawyer Profile

Serle Court
6 NEW SQUARE, LINCOLN'S INN
LONDON
WC2A 3QS
England

Position

Tim practises across the broad range of the commercial-chancery spectrum, but with particular emphasis on litigation concerning issues in respect of company, insolvency and international trusts matters and business agreements. He has extensive experience of claims concerning breaches of duty, in particular in respect of directors or trustees and frequently involving allegations of fraud, and of shareholder disputes, including unfair prejudice petitions. Prior to commencing practice in this jurisdiction, Tim was called to the Bar in the Cayman islands and practised as an attorney-at-law, and he continues to undertake work in respect of offshore jurisdictions. Tim is one of the authors of ‘Minority Shareholders: Law, Practice and Procedure’ (OUP).

Career

Called 1996, Gray’s Inn; called to the Bar of the Cayman Islands 1997; attorney-at-law, Cayman Islands 1997.

Languages

French (working knowledge).

Memberships

Chancery Bar Association; COMBAR.

Education

Royal Grammar School, Guildford; Magdalen College, Oxford (1993 BA; 1995 BCL).

Leisure

Water sports, swimming, cycling.

Lawyer Rankings

London Bar > Private client: trusts and probate

(Leading Silks)Ranked: Tier 3

Timothy Collingwood KCSerle Court ‘Timothy is technically excellent, always available, very practical in approach and is willing to roll his sleeves up and get stuck in as part of a team.’

London Bar > Company

(Leading Silks)Ranked: Tier 4

Timothy Collingwood KCSerle Court ‘Tim has great attention to detail, he throws all of his energy and significant intellect into the case.’