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LEVEL 19

Pump Court International

TWO INTERNATIONAL FINANCE CENTRE, 8 FINANCE STREET, HONG KONG
Tel:
Work +852 3101 7108
Fax:
Fax +852 3101 7107
Email:
Web:
www.pumpcourtinternational.hk
HONG KONG, London
LEVEL 19 (Pump Court International), Peter Hamilton, HONG KONG,

Peter Hamilton

Tel:
Work 020 7842 5555
Email:
Web:
www.4pumpcourt.com
4 PUMP COURT (4 Pump Court (Chambers of Nick Vineall QC and Sean Brannigan QC))

Position

Barrister specialising in financial services; life assurance law and practice; was counsel to Equitable Life Assurance Society; construction; notable cases include Murphy v Holland and others [2003] EWCA (Civ) 1862.

Career

Qualified 1968, Inner Temple; in practice 1968-77; head of legal department and company secretary Hambro Life Assurance Ltd 1977-91; returned to Bar 1991; author ‘Life Assurance Law and Practice’ (Sweet and Maxwell looseleaf), contributing editor to ‘Professional Negligence and Liability’ chapter on financial advisers (2000, LLP).

Languages

Afrikaans.

Member

Professional Negligence Bar Association; Financial Services Lawyers Association; TECBAR.

Education

St John’s College, South Africa; Rhodes University, South Africa (BA Law); Cambridge University (MA Law).

Leisure

Cycling, walking, wood work, birdwatching, theatre, cinema, music.

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