Mr Edward Crossley > Chambers of George Bompas KC > London, England > Lawyer Profile

Chambers of George Bompas KC
4 Stone Buildings

Work Department

  • Commercial Dispute Resolution
  • Company Law
  • Offshore Litigation
  • Insolvency & Restructuring
  • Financial Services
  • Fraud - Civil
  • Arbitration


Edward specialises in commercial and company litigation and arbitration. Edward’s work frequently involves an international element and he has experience of litigation on and off-shore.

Examples of recent cases Edward has been involved in include: a $1bn off-shore claim (Bermuda – assisting John Brisby QC); arbitration claims in Singapore, Dubai and Mauritius; various contentious company law matters involving unfair prejudice petitions, derivative claims, breaches of directors’ duties and other such matters; the second biggest bankruptcy in English legal history; cross-border mergers, schemes of arrangement and reductions of capital.

Before coming to the Bar, Edward read for a degree in law at St John’s College, Cambridge and for the BCL, a masters in law, at Christ Church, Oxford. After completing his degrees, Edward taught contract law part time at St John’s College, Cambridge, while completing his professional qualifications.


Called 2012, Lincoln’s Inn.


Commercial Bar Association; Chancery Bar Association.


Bradford Grammar School; St John’s College, Cambridge (BA hons, 2010); Christ Church, Oxford (BCL, 2011).

Lawyer Rankings

Middle East: The English Bar > Commercial

(Leading juniors)Ranked: Tier 2

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