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South Square
South Square
3-4 SOUTH SQUARE, GRAY'S INN
LONDON
WC1R 5HP
England

Insolvency Tier 1

'The leading set, by far, for restructuring and insolvency work',  South Square's barristers continue to act in high-profile company voluntary arrangements (CVAs), schemes of arrangements, administrations and liquidations, in addition to the panoply of cross-border insolvency issues and insolvency litigation. Daniel Bayfield QC's practice continues to go from strength to strength, and he is advising the administrators of Wonga Group on various aspects of the company's insolvency, while David Allison QC is acting for Arcadia group in relation to its CVAs. On the junior side, Henry Phillips is regularly instructed on significant insolvencies and restructurings, including Re NN2 Newco Ltd, Re Politus BV, where he assisted Nystar Group wuth schemes of arrangement to restructure £700m worth of debt. In 2020, Richard Fisher QC took silk; In 2019, William Trower QC left for the bench.

Leading Silks

Robin Dicker QC - South SquareA senior heavy-hitter for insolvency work.
Ranked: Tier 1
Michael Crystal QC - South SquareA giant of the insolvency world.
Ranked: Tier 2
Mark Phillips QC - South SquareAn extremely capable and determined advocate who relishes the chance to go up against any opposition.
Ranked: Tier 2
David Allison QC - South SquareA really first-rate and compelling advocate.
Ranked: Tier 3
Daniel Bayfield QC - South SquareDaniel is user-friendly, operates as part of the team, committed and hard-working, intelligent, excellent judgement and an outstanding advocate.
Ranked: Tier 3
Felicity Toube QC - South SquareExtremely respected; prodigious work ethic - my go-to QC.
Ranked: Tier 3
David Alexander QC - South SquareHe is a good barrister for an old-fashioned commercial scrap - calm and determined, and bags of experience.
Ranked: Tier 4
Jeremy Goldring QC - South SquareVery responsive, very user-friendly and commercial; great to work with.
Ranked: Tier 4
Barry Isaacs QC - South SquareClinical as a surgeon in his preparation, knows a case like the back of his hand and is able to think strategically and outside of the box.
Ranked: Tier 4
Martin Pascoe QC - South SquareHighly committed and user-friendly.
Ranked: Tier 4
Tom Smith QC - South SquareA rising silk. Without doubt the go-to person for complex cross-border matters.
Ranked: Tier 4
Mark Arnold QC - South SquareHe is able to explain complex issues with ease and articulate clear and concise submissions both in writing and before a judge.
Ranked: Tier 5
Glen Davis QC - South SquareHe is a calm, measured and authoritative professional. Excellent on thorny, technical disputes.
Ranked: Tier 5

2020 Silks

Richard Fisher QC - South SquareHe is incredibly bright and has a fantastic ability to quickly assimilate complex facts and legal issues and distill them down into clear and strategic advice.

Leading Juniors

Henry Phillips - South SquareHe is good on his feet in court and is able to advise quickly on practical next steps.
Ranked: Tier 1
Lloyd Tamlyn - South SquareIncredibly bright and a robust advocate.
Ranked: Tier 1
John Briggs - South SquareHis knowledge of bankruptcy law is exceptional, he is a strong and persuasive advocate.
Ranked: Tier 2
Adam Goodison - South SquareHe is very practical, knowledgeable on his subject and easy to work with.
Ranked: Tier 2
Stephen Robins - South SquareOne of the true leading senior juniors at the insolvency bar; prodigiously hard-working and intelligent.
Ranked: Tier 2
Hilary Stonefrost - South SquareAmong the go-to barristers for scheme of arrangement issues and is rightly highly respected.
Ranked: Tier 2
Adam Al-Attar - South SquareIn recent years, he has added to his undoubted intelligence with excellent judgement and gravitas.
Ranked: Tier 3
Georgina Peters - South SquareThe go-to senior junior on insolvency-related matters; she is brilliant technically but also very commercial.
Ranked: Tier 3
William Willson - South SquareVery intelligent, responsive, and has a great feel for the courtroom and the way the judge is thinking.
Ranked: Tier 3
Clara Johnson - South SquareMy go-to junior counsel for insolvency, complex fraud and asset recovery claims. She is calm in the face of pressure, regularly dealing with injunctions and urgent applications. She has a rightly deserved reputation for excellence in her practice areas.
Ranked: Tier 4

Banking and finance (including consumer credit) Tier 2

South Square is 'the leading set, by far, for restructuring and insolvency work and outstanding for broader related work such as banking and finance (contentious and advisory)'. Clients also consider it a 'go-to set for structured finance – they are very consistent across the piece'. Highlight cases include Winterbrook Special Opportunities v Novo Banco in which Tom Smith QC led for Winterbrook and Daniel Bayfield QC was among the opposing counsel. Several members were involved in Primeo Fund v HSBC, including William Willson on behalf of the respondents, and Smith and Richard Fisher QC representing the claimants.

Leading Silks

Robin Dicker QC - South SquareA top silk.
Ranked: Tier 1
David Allison QC - South SquareResponsive, clear thinking and a master of his subject matter - he is incredibly user-friendly and our go-to QC on complex matters.
Ranked: Tier 2
Jeremy Goldring QC - South SquareHis drafting is very strong and he has a lovely way with the written word - on his feet, he's calm, composed and compelling.
Ranked: Tier 2
Barry Isaacs QC - South SquareClinical as a surgeon in his preparation - knows a case like the back of his hand and is able to think strategically and outside of the box. A go to silk in the prime of his career.
Ranked: Tier 3
Mark Phillips QC - South SquareAn extremely capable and determined advocate and relishes the chance to go up against any opposition, which is a pleasure to see.
Ranked: Tier 3
Tom Smith QC - South SquareHe is very user friendly in conference and a strong team player.
Ranked: Tier 3
Daniel Bayfield QC - South SquareUser-friendly, operates as part of the team, committed and hard-working, intelligent, excellent judgement and an outstanding advocate.
Ranked: Tier 5
Felicity Toube QC - South SquareA consummate team player, and a very good advocate.
Ranked: Tier 5

2020 Silks

Richard Fisher QC - South Square ‘His quick grasp of complex factual and legal issues and provision of clear advice has been nothing short of exceptional. His appointment as a Queen’s Counsel is testament to his outstanding knowledge and abilities.

Leading Juniors

Georgina Peters - South SquareHighly focused and responsive; a brilliant advocate, always well prepared, and can persuade the most difficult of Judges.
Ranked: Tier 2
Stephen Robins - South SquareVery impressive senior junior and prodigiously hard-working.
Ranked: Tier 2
Adam Al-Attar - South SquareA seriously talented advocate, combining obvious intellectual firepower with a responsive, can-do attitude.
Ranked: Tier 3
William Willson - South SquareBright, responsive and well respected by leaders.
Ranked: Tier 4

Offshore Tier 2

South Square is 'at the top of its game in offshore insolvency and involved in most of the big matters'. Barry Isaacs QC represented the liquidators of Platinum Partners Value Arbitrage Fund, in which for the first time the Caymanian courts approved third-party litigation funding. Numerous members of chambers are instructed in the fallout, centred on the Cayman Islands, of the collapse of private equity house Abraaj, including Isaacs QC and Toby Brown for the liquidators, Adam Al-Attar for a creditor, Marcus Haywood for an advisory committee, and William Willson for the management.

Leading Silks

Tom Smith QC - South SquareProbably the best English QC doing Cayman work - he is very popular with all the firms.
Ranked: Tier 1
David Alexander QC - South SquareA complete team player and very popular with clients.
Ranked: Tier 1
Barry Isaacs QC - South SquareClinical as a surgeon in his preparation, he is more than happy to get in the trenches.
Ranked: Tier 1
David Allison QC - South SquareA great communicator and very effective on his feet.
Ranked: Tier 2
Glen Davis QC - South SquareImmensely interested in cutting-edge restructuring work.
Ranked: Tier 3
Jeremy Goldring QC - South SquareOn his feet he's composed and compelling.
Ranked: Tier 3
Felicity Toube QC - South Square Felicity is fiercely intelligent, robust, user-friendly and responsive. She is my go-to Leading Counsel for insolvency work.
Ranked: Tier 3

2020 Silks

Richard Fisher QC - South SquareHe has outstanding knowledge and provides concise advice.

Leading Juniors

Adam Al-Attar - South SquareAdam is an excellent junior, bright, extremely commercial and works well as part of a team. He is very approachable and is great on paper as well as being a good advocate.
Ranked: Tier 1
Toby Brown - South SquareHe sees the detail and the bigger picture and adds a huge amount of value. He is great fun to work with. I rate him very highly.
Ranked: Tier 1
William Willson - South SquareHe has an ability to cut through the noise and get to the crux of the issue.
Ranked: Tier 1
Marcus Haywood - South SquareHe is responsive, very easy to get on with and technically proficient.
Ranked: Tier 2
Robert Amey - South SquareHe brings high energy to a case.
Ranked: Tier 3

Commercial litigation Tier 3

South Square is a 'first choice chambers for high quality and complex mandates', and a 'go-to set for offshore insolvency and commercial litigation'. Members are unmatched when it comes to the intersection between high-end insolvency, banking and fraud cases, as has been demonstrated by their ongoing involvement in the Lehmans' litigation. Significant cases include Deutsche Trustee Co Ltd v Bangkok Land (Cayman Islands) Ltd in which David Allison QC led Stephen Robins. Several members were also involved in the dispute concerning the Debenhams CVA, with Tom Smith QC, Jeremy Goldring QC and Richard Fisher QC among those acting for the retailer.

Leading Silks

Robin Dicker QC - South SquareA senior heavy hitter.
Ranked: Tier 3
Tom Smith QC - South SquareHis advocacy is a joy to watch - sharp, witty and persuasive.
Ranked: Tier 4
Felicity Toube QC - South SquareHighly responsive and practical, really fights the client's corner, and does it all with a sense of perspective and humour and is great to work with.
Ranked: Tier 5
David Alexander QC - South SquareA deeply experienced barrister with a robust and no-nonsense approach.
Ranked: Tier 6
David Allison QC - South SquareA compelling advocate and a very safe pair of hands.
Ranked: Tier 6
Jeremy Goldring QC - South SquareExtremely hard-working, living and breathing a case when it comes to trial - he is also on top of all the detail, without allowing the minutiae to bog down his submissions.
Ranked: Tier 6
Mark Phillips QC - South SquareHe is extremely smart, focused and engaged for his client - his cross-examination skills are unique.
Ranked: Tier 6

2020 Silks

Richard Fisher QC - South SquareOn our top list when it comes to complex multi-jurisdictional insolvency matters.

Leading Juniors

Stephen Robins - South SquareFun to deal with and an excellent advocate.
Ranked: Tier 3
Adam Al-Attar - South SquareHe is an extremely able technical lawyer who is tactically shrewd.
Ranked: Tier 5

Fraud: civil Tier 3

South Square is 'our go-to for fraud and insolvency counsel' and is also noted for its excellent reputation in related areas such as banking and offshore work. The set fields a selection of highly-rated silks and juniors who are often called in to advise on complex cases with a strong financial element. Well-known names include Tom Smith QC, who is leading Richard Fisher QC and the up-and-coming junior Robert Amey, on Primeo v HSBC, which is due for a final appeal in 2020. Several members have also been involved in the Saad fraud litigation, including Mark Phillips QC and Felicity Toube QC.

Leading Silks

Tom Smith QC - South SquareTechnically brilliant, extremely hard working and a genuine star.
Ranked: Tier 2
Robin Dicker QC - South SquareA heavy-hitting silk.
Ranked: Tier 3
Mark Phillips QC - South SquareHe’s right down in the detail but also has the experienced head and perspective to put it all together at the end.
Ranked: Tier 3
Felicity Toube QC - South SquareOne of our favourite silks.
Ranked: Tier 4

2020 Silks

Richard Fisher QC - South SquareIncredibly bright and has a fantastic ability to quickly assimilate complex facts and legal issues and distill them down into clear and strategic advice.

Leading Juniors

Stephen Robins - South SquareIn a class of his own for cross-examination and is good to deal with.
Ranked: Tier 2
Robert Amey - South SquareFirst rate for high-value fraud, both technically strong and commercial - always provides practical advice quickly and sticks to the material points without getting sidetracked.
Ranked: Tier 4

Financial services regulation

Leading Juniors

Adam Al-Attar - South SquareFor someone relatively junior he clearly has presence beyond his years.
Ranked: Tier 3

Sport

Leading Silks

Mark Phillips QC - South SquareHe is extremely smart, focused and engaged for his client. His cross-examination skills are unique. He also has a view for the smallest details which many others would miss. You definitely wish to have Mark on your team in difficult cases.
Ranked: Tier 3

International arbitration: counsel

Leading Silks

Tom Smith QC - South SquareA quietly persuasive advocate, capable of delivering forceful submissions and not shy at taking on the tribunal when that is called for.
Ranked: Tier 4

Company and partnership

South Square is noted as 'a great set for any company or insolvency disputes', with a strong practice handling creditor schemes of arrangement, restructurings, shareholder and directors' duties cases. With both a litigation and advisory practice, David Allison QC is a go-to expert in schemes of arrangement, shareholders' and joint venture agreements; he is acting for the ad-hoc creditors' committee in relation to a scheme of arrangement proposed by Interserve Group. Also of note, Daniel Bayfield QC acted for a group of landlords, funded by Sports Direct, challenging the Debenhams company voluntary arrangement. And Felicity Toube QC has an active Cayman Islands practice, and is an expert in international proceedings under English law.

Company - Leading Silks

David Allison QC - South SquareFirst rate, really excellent.
Ranked: Tier 2
Robin Dicker QC - South SquareA go-to choice when the case is so difficult it makes your head hurt.
Ranked: Tier 2
Barry Isaacs QC - South SquareHe is extremely diligent, and exceptional on technical business valuation matters, particularly in cross-examination of experts on the subject.
Ranked: Tier 2
David Alexander QC - South SquareTeam player, good communication skills, popular with clients, very available and accessible.
Ranked: Tier 3
Mark Arnold QC - South SquareHe is able to explain complex issues with ease and articulate clear and concise submissions both in writing and before a judge.
Ranked: Tier 3
Daniel Bayfield QC - South SquareHead and shoulders above most of his peers in terms of quality of service.
Ranked: Tier 3
Tom Smith QC - South SquareTechnically brilliant, extremely hard working and a genuine star.
Ranked: Tier 3
Felicity Toube QC - South SquareHuge strength in depth of expertise.
Ranked: Tier 3
Glen Davis QC - South SquareAn immensely knowledgeable and experienced practitioner.
Ranked: Tier 4

Set overviews: England and Wales

Commercial set South Square has established expertise in insolvency work, however members also handle banking, offshore, fraud, and sport matters, amongst other areas. In recent news, Richard Fisher QC took silk, The Honourable Frank Newbould QC joined as associate tenant, and insolvency specialist Clara Johnson joined from 3 Hare Court.

Testimonials

Clerks:

Chris Filby, a junior member of staff, is really responsive.

Clerks are brilliant; especially Dylan Playfoot and Michael Killick – very professional and really know chambers’ subject matter as well as their barristers. Will always go the extra mile.

Excellent. Always available and keen to assist. Dylan Playfoot is our go to South Square clerk – ever accommodating and a pleasure.

The clerks at South Square are excellent – very responsive and client-friendly.

Set:

By far the leading chambers for complex insolvency matters.

Comfortably the strongest chambers in the restructuring and insolvency field. We rarely if ever would look elsewhere.

I have always found South Square to be an extermely professional chambers. Their clerks have a great knowledge of the experience of the barrister team and make helpful suggestions when we are considering who to instruct.

In short – the stand-out leader in the field. Our “go-to” practice in almost 100% of matters. The team at South Square are outstanding in every aspect – quality of advice, service from the practice management team and generally an all-round personable bunch.

South Square are obviously THE set for insolvency-related work, with most of the big cases being all South Square affairs. We always receive very good service from their highly technical, but always commercial barristers.

Superb on all fronts.

The Champions’ League of restructuring and insolvency. Absolutely first class

The set: South Square is a leading set of commercial law barristers who have acted in many of the most important restructuring, insolvency, banking, commercial, company and fraud-related disputes of recent times. The set is highly regarded internationally, with barristers regularly appearing in courts around the world, including in the Caribbean, Bermuda, Gibraltar, Dubai, Hong Kong and Singapore.

Types of work undertaken
Restructuring and insolvency: South Square is consistently recognised as the top set for restructuring and insolvency work – both domestic and cross-border. The credit crunch and, more recently, the COVID-19 pandemic have generated a substantial amount of restructuring and insolvency litigation. South Square barristers have been involved in all of the major cases including Virgin Atlantic, Swissport, Debenhams, Lehman Brothers, Saad, Singularis, and Nortel.

Banking and finance: South Square has a strong banking and finance practice, with a particular specialisation in large-scale financial disputes, derivatives, securitisations and structured finance products. Due to its insolvency and restructuring expertise, the set is uniquely positioned to deal with credit crunch litigation and advisory work. Examples of cases include Graiseley v Barclays Bank, BNY Corporate Trustee Services v Eurosail, Landsbanki v Heritable, Landsbanki v Rabobank and GSO Capital Partners v Barclays Bank.

Commercial litigation and dispute resolution: South Square barristers are involved in significant pieces of high-profile commercial litigation in the Commercial Court and the Chancery Division. The set is instructed by a wide range of firms, predominantly leading City firms, in commercial matters with a business dimension. Recent cases include Constantin Medien AG v Bernard Ecclestone, BNY Mellon Corporate Services V LGB Capital and Edgeworth Capital (Luxembourg), S.A.R.L. v Ramblas.

Company: South Square plays a major role in company law cases, regularly appearing in litigation arising out of shareholders’ disputes, derivative proceedings and claims relating to directors’ duties. High-profile cases include Smithton v Naggar, McKillen v Barclay and Jackson v Dear. In addition, barristers have acted in virtually all of the recent high-profile creditor schemes of arrangement under the Companies Act, including Hema, Flint Group, Swissport, NN2 Newco and Lecta. South Square barristers also appeared on the first “restructuring plan” promoted (by Virgin Atlantic) under Part 26A of the Companies Act.

Civil fraud: South Square handles some of the most complex commercial fraud and asset tracing litigation. Recent work in England and offshore includes acting in litigation arising from the Saad, Madoff and Stanford frauds as well as litigation involving the Tchenguiz brothers and Bernie Ecclestone/Formula One.

International and offshore: South Square barristers are at the forefront of insolvency, banking, company and fraud cases before the courts of all the major offshore jurisdictions. Examples of work include Abraaj, Ocean Rig, Saad, Singularis, Oscatello, Picard v Primeo, Primeo v HSBC, Dubai World, Thyssen, Marrache and Nolan v Minerva.

Financial services: South Square undertakes a broad range financial services work, including conduct of business rules, client money, payment services, insurance regulation, derivatives, security issues and financial collateral arrangements. Prominent examples of financial services insolvencies have included SVS, Beaufort, Lehman Brothers and MF Global.

Sport: South Square barristers have a long track-record of appearing in high-profile sports law cases. These cases involve acting for numerous sporting bodies (including UEFA,  the FA, the Premier League, the English Football League and the England and Wales Cricket Board) and teams (including the McLaren motor racing team and Arsenal FC). In recent years South Square barristers have acted in a number of case concerning the application of financial fair play rules to football clubs, including UEFA v MCFC, EFL v Sheffield Wednesday FC and EFL v Derby County FC.

Department Name Email Telephone
Chambers director William Mackinlay M.V.O
Practice managers Michael Killick
Practice managers Dylan Playfoot
Practice managers Jim Costa
Practice managers Marco Malatesta
Members of Chambers BROUGHAM QC, Christopher (1969)
Members of Chambers HACKER QC, Richard (1977)
Members of Chambers PHILLIPS QC, Mark (1984)
Members of Chambers DICKER QC, Robin (1986)
Members of Chambers TROWER QC, William (1983)
Members of Chambers PASCOE QC, Martin (1977)
Members of Chambers ODITAH QC, Fidelis (1992)
Members of Chambers ALEXANDER QC, David (1987)
Members of Chambers DAVIS QC, Glen (1992)
Members of Chambers ISAACS QC, Barry (1994)
Members of Chambers TOUBE QC, Felicity (1995)
Members of Chambers ARNOLD QC, Mark (1988)
Members of Chambers GOLDRING QC, Jeremy (1996)
Members of Chambers ALLISON QC, David (1998)
Members of Chambers SMITH QC, Thomas (1999)
Members of Chambers BAYFIELD QC, Daniel (1998)
Members of Chambers BRIGGS, John (1973)
Members of Chambers GOODISON, Adam (1990)
Members of Chambers STONEFROST, Hilary (1991)
Members of Chambers TAMLYN, Lloyd (1991)
Members of Chambers FISHER, Richard (2000)
Members of Chambers ROBINS, Stephen (2001)
Members of Chambers HAYWOOD, Marcus (2002)
Members of Chambers THORNLEY, Hannah (2003)
Members of Chambers WILLSON, William (2006)
Members of Chambers PETERS, Georgina (2005)
Members of Chambers AL-ATTAR, Adam (2007)
Members of Chambers PHILLIPS, Henry (2008)
Members of Chambers COOKE, Charlotte (2008)
Members of Chambers RIDDIFORD, Alexander (2011)
Members of Chambers ABRAHAM, Matthew (2012)
Members of Chambers BROWN, Toby (2005)
Members of Chambers AMEY, Robert (2012)
Members of Chambers SHAW, Andrew (2013)
Members of Chambers PERKINS, Ryan (2014)
Members of Chambers MOKAL, Riz (1997)
Members of Chambers JONES, Madeleine (2015)
Members of Chambers LUPI, Edoardo (2015)
Members of Chambers DARCY, Roseanna (2016)
Members of Chambers WILKINS, Stefanie (2017)
Members of Chambers PYPER, Lottie (2017)
Members of Chambers JUDD, Daniel (2018)
Members of Chambers MUSTAFA, Jamil (2018)
Members of Chambers FRADLEY, Paul (2019)
Academic Member PROFESSOR WORTHINGTON QC (Hon), Sarah
Associate Member DeKOVEN, Ronald
Associate Member BAMFORD, Colin
Associate Member HEATH QC, Paul
Associate Member MORTIMORE QC, Simon
Associate Member BRISTOLL, Sandra
Associate Member SHEAHAN QC, John
Associate Member JAIRAM SC, Seenath
Associate Member PROFESSOR ELLINGER, Peter
Associate Member ISMAIL SC, Roxanne
Associate Member MORTIMER GBS QC, Barry
Associate Member SHANDRO, Sandy
Associate Member SHELDON QC, Richard
Associate Member NEWBOULD QC, Frank J.C
Associate Member PROFFESOR Paulus, Christoph G.
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 Matthew Abraham  photo Matthew Abraham Matthew’s practice includes insolvency and restructuring, commercial litigation/arbitration, banking and financial services…
 Adam Al-Attar  photo Adam Al-Attar Adam specialises in insolvency and restructuring. He has had substantial experience of…
 David Alexander photo David Alexander He has a predominantly litigation-based practice with a particular emphasis on company,…
 David Allison photo David Allison David specialises in business, commercial and financial law, with a particular emphasis…
 Robert Amey  photo Robert Amey Robert specialises in business and finance law, with a particular emphasis on…
 Mark Arnold photo Mark Arnold Mark specialises in domestic and cross-border restructuring and insolvency, banking and finance,…
 Daniel Bayfield photo Daniel Bayfield Daniel specialises in business and finance law, with a strong emphasis on…
 John Briggs  photo John Briggs John specialises in domestic and cross-border insolvency, commercial and chancery litigation, professional…
 Christopher Brougham photo Christopher Brougham Christopher specialises in corporate and personal insolvency and has considerable experience of…
 Toby Brown  photo Toby Brown Toby practices in commercial litigation and arbitration, insolvency and restructuring, banking and…
 Charlotte Cooke  photo Charlotte Cooke Charlotte specialises in domestic and cross-border insolvency and restructuring, banking and financial…
 Glen Davis photo Glen Davis Glen specialises in domestic and cross-border insolvency and restructuring, and in commercial…
 Robin Dicker photo Robin Dicker Robin specialises in commercial, business and financial law, including banking, commercial litigation,…
 Richard Fisher  photo Richard Fisher Richard has a commercial dispute focused practice with a particular specialism in…
 Jeremy Goldring photo Jeremy Goldring Jeremy undertakes a wide range of commercial litigation and advisory work. He…
 Adam Goodison  photo Adam Goodison Adam Goodison’s specialisations include restructuring, insolvency, finance/business litigation, company law and trusts…
 Richard Hacker photo Richard Hacker Richard has a mixed litigation/advisory business law practice, with a specialisation in…
 Marcus Haywood  photo Marcus Haywood Marcus specialises in domestic and cross-border insolvency/restructuring, banking and financial services, commercial…
 Barry Isaacs photo Barry Isaacs Barry specialises in insolvency and restructuring, banking and finance, commercial litigation and…
 Clara Johnson photo Clara Johnson Clara is frequently instructed to act for office holders, directors, creditors and…
 Madeleine Jones  photo Madeleine Jones Madeleine’s practice includes all forms of domestic and cross-border insolvency, commercial litigation,…
 Edoardo Lupi  photo Edoardo Lupi Edoardo joined South Square as a tenant in 2016. He specialises in…
 Riz Mokal  photo Riz Mokal Riz specialises in all aspects of domestic and cross-border insolvency, restructuring, bank…
 Fidelis Oditah photo Fidelis Oditah Fidelis practices at the English and Nigerian Bars in a broad range…
 Martin Pascoe photo Martin Pascoe Martin’s recent practice includes acting as lead counsel for the administrators of MF…
 Ryan Perkins  photo Ryan Perkins Ryan has experience in all of South Square’s core practice areas, including…
 Georgina Peters  photo Georgina Peters Georgina’s practice focuses on commercial litigation (with a strong emphasis on banking…
 Mark Phillips photo Mark Phillips Mark Phillips QC is Company and Insolvency Silk of the year at…
 Henry Phillips  photo Henry Phillips Henry specialises in domestic and cross-border insolvency/restructuring, banking and financial services, commercial…
 Alexander Riddiford  photo Alexander Riddiford Alex specialises in all aspects of domestic and cross-border insolvency/restructuring law and…
 Stephen Robins  photo Stephen Robins Stephen specialises in the fields of insolvency and restructuring, banking and finance,…
 Andrew Shaw  photo Andrew Shaw Andrew’s main areas of practice are insolvency/restructuring, commercial litigation, banking disputes, company…
 Tom Smith photo Tom Smith Tom specialises in commercial litigation and arbitration, banking and finance, corporate insolvency…
 Hilary Stonefrost  photo Hilary Stonefrost Hilary Stonefrost is a barrister at South Square. She spent a decade…
 Lloyd Tamlyn  photo Lloyd Tamlyn Lloyd specialises in all aspects of domestic and cross-border insolvency and restructuring,…
 Hannah Thornley  photo Hannah Thornley Hannah is an experienced advocate and litigator. She appears regularly in the…
 Felicity Toube photo Felicity Toube   Felicity Toube QC specialises in domestic and cross-border insolvency and restructuring,…
 William Willson  photo William Willson William specialises in insolvency and restructuring, banking and finance and commercial litigation.…