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4 Pump Court (Chambers of Nick Vineall QC and Sean Brannigan QC)
4 Pump Court


Barrister with a broad commercial practice with expertise in banking and finance; commodities; construction; energy; civil fraud; insurance and reinsurance; international arbitration; professional negligence and shipping. Gideon has a rapidly developing reputation for his work in tech & IT with experience in disputes concerning data protection, fraud, hacking and intellectual property.


Called 2012, Lincoln’s Inn; pupillage 4 Pump Court (2012-2013); tenancy, 4 Pump Court (2013 to date). Publications of note: Professional Negligence and Liability (Informa), ‘To what extent does the section 33 contract differ from an orthodox contract’ (2013) 34 Company Lawyer 4, ‘Decommissioning in the UK Continental Shelf: A Litigator’s Perspective’ [2015] IELR 192


French, Hebrew.


Combar; Tecbar; PNBA; LSLC; YMP; LCLCBA; Society for Computers and the Law; IRLA.


Hasmonean High School; Trinity Hall, University of Cambridge (2010 BA & MA Maths 1st).


Gym, travel, theatre, history and science.

Lawyer Rankings

London Bar > Shipping

(Leading Juniors) Ranked: Tier 4

Gideon Shirazi4 Pump CourtBright and quick on his feet.

London Bar > IT and telecoms

(IT and telecoms (excluding regulatory) - Leading Juniors) Ranked: Tier 4

Gideon Shirazi4 Pump CourtA good operator whose key strength is his ability to absorb an enormous amount of detail and get to the nub of a dispute very quickly.

London Bar > Construction

(Leading Juniors) Ranked: Tier 4

Gideon Shirazi4 Pump CourtIncredibly dedicated and hard-working; nothing is ever too much for him.

Asia Pacific - The English Bar > Shipping and commodities

(Leading Juniors) Ranked: Tier 2

Gideon Shirazi4 Pump CourtGood at seeing the wood for the trees and dealing with a slippery defendant, he is approachable and easy to work with.