Michael Douglas QC > 4 Pump Court (Chambers of Nick Vineall QC and Sean Brannigan QC) > London, England > Lawyer Profile

4 Pump Court (Chambers of Nick Vineall QC and Sean Brannigan QC)
4 Pump Court
TEMPLE
LONDON
EC4Y 7AN
England

Position

Barrister specialising in commercial, professional negligence and information technology fields.

Career

Qualified 1974, Gray’s Inn and Middle Temple; took silk 1997; former editor ‘Atkin’s Court Forms: Landlord and Tenant, Guarantee and Indemnity, Bailment, Distress’.

Languages

French, Spanish.

Memberships

PNBA; COMBAR; TECBAR; SCL; LCLBA.

Education

Oxford University (BA Jurisprudence).

Lawyer Rankings

London Bar > Professional negligence

(Leading Silks) Ranked: Tier 1

Michael Douglas QC4 Pump CourtHe has terrific judgement.

4 Pump Court is ‘an impressive set with strength and depth‘ in the professional negligence field, counting ‘a whole list of real stars‘ among its members. The set handles claims against a range of professionals, from accountants and financial advisers to solicitors, barristers, valuers and surveyors, with particular expertise in claims against telecoms and construction professionals. The set’s recent highlights include Jeremy Nicholson QC, Sean Brannigan QC, Fiona Sinclair QC and Luke Wygas acting on different sides of Premier Inn v MSA, a complex, five-party cladding claim. Michael Douglas QC, Benjamin Pilling QC, Lynne McCafferty QC and Aidan Christie QC also continue to be involved in the Grenfell Tower Public Inquiry.

London Bar > IT and telecoms

(IT and telecoms (excluding regulatory) - Leading Silks) Ranked: Tier 2

Michael Douglas QC4 Pump CourtHe is extremely approachable and provides clear and succinct advice that gets right to the nub of the issue.