Margaret Griffin > Hailsham Chambers > London, England > Lawyer Profile

Hailsham Chambers
CHAMBERS OF JULIAN PICTON KC
4 PAPER BUILDINGS, TEMPLE
EC4Y 7EX
England

Position

Margaret has a formidable reputation in the fields of commercial, commercial chancery and professional liability litigation.  She has particular expertise in dealing with contentious trust matters, claims by and against trustees, director and officer (D&O) claims, shareholder claims, property disputes, fiduciary duties, civil fraud matters and professional negligence of solicitors, barristers, surveyors, architects and other professionals.  Margaret is very experienced in obtaining injunctions in the High Court and other urgent, and non-urgent, interim remedies in matters across her practice areas.

Margaret is consistently recommended as a leading junior by the legal directories in the fields of commercial, chancery and property litigation.  She is described as being “fearless”, “utterly tenacious”, “unstoppable” and “something to be reckoned with” in the courtroom.   As well as being known for the quality of her advocacy, Margaret has a reputation for being commercially astute, a tough negotiator, and someone who immediately inspires confidence in her clients.

Lawyer Rankings

Regional Bar > North Eastern Circuit > Commercial litigation

(Leading Juniors)Ranked: Tier 2

Margaret Griffin – Hailsham ChambersShe is an excellent communicator, and has an incisive eye for the important issues in a case.’

Regional Bar > North Eastern Circuit > Chancery, probate, and tax

(Leading Juniors)Ranked: Tier 1

Margaret GriffinHailsham Chambers

 

Regional Bar > North Eastern Circuit > Property and construction

(Leading Juniors)Ranked: Tier 2

Margaret GriffinHailsham Chambers ‘An extremely able and intelligent operator, tactically astute and thorough in her knowledge and preparation.’