Mr Gregory Denton-cox > Chambers of George Bompas KC > London, England > Lawyer Profile

Chambers of George Bompas KC
4 Stone Buildings
LINCOLN'S INN
LONDON
WC2A 3XT
England

Work Department

  • Chancery: Commercial
  • Company Law
  • Commerical Dispute Resolution
  • Banking & Finance
  • Fraud - Civil
  • Insolvency & Restructuring
  • Offshore Litigation

Position

Broad commercial and chancery litigation practice with particular experience in company law matters (including shareholder disputes and proceedings brought by liquidators), civil fraud, tracing and asset recovery, international trusts and offshore disputes, banking and finance, and insolvency and restructuring. Notable recent cases include: FSHC Group Holdings Ltd v Barclays Bank plc (Court of Appeal), BNY Mellon Corporate Trustee Services v LBG Capital (Supreme Court), Napier Park v Harbourmaster (Court of Appeal), US Bank Trustees Ltd v Titan Europe (disputes concerning the construction of structured finance documents) Benedetti v Sawiris (Supreme Court) (claim to a shareholding in telecommunications holding company, payment on a quantum meruit), McKillen v Misland (shareholder dispute concerning ownership of London hotels).

Career

Called 2000, Lincoln’s Inn; junior counsel to the Crown (C Panel) 2006-11. Contributor to Atkin’s Court Forms, companies volumes.

Memberships

COMBAR; Chancery Bar Association.

Education

Shatin College, Hong Kong; University of Nottingham (1999 LLB Law with American Law).

Lawyer Rankings

London Bar > Commercial litigation

(Leading Juniors)Ranked: Tier 5

Gregory Denton-Cox4 Stone Buildings ‘Excellent at assimilating complex facts and distilling them to draw out the main arguments and issues in a case. He is excellent with lay clients in explaining issues and legal principles.’

London Bar > Company

(Leading Juniors)Ranked: Tier 3

Gregory Denton-Cox4 Stone Buildings ‘He knows company law inside out, is ruthlessly well prepared and knows exactly how to read the court.’