Ms Eleanor Holland > 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

A barrister and mediator with a broad commercial Chancery practice, Eleanor provides practical advice tailored to meeting the client’s objectives, and is particularly sought after for work involving complex legal questions. She regularly receives repeat instructions from solicitors’ firms, and works both alone and led by barristers (including silks) in and out of Chambers. Eleanor is a CEDR-accredited mediator, offering a practical and constructive approach to parties wishing to explore settlement of their dispute.

Position

A barrister and mediator with a broad commercial Chancery practice, Eleanor provides practical advice tailored to meeting the client’s objectives, and is particularly sought after for work involving complex legal questions. She regularly receives repeat instructions from solicitors’ firms, and works both alone and led by barristers (including silks) in and out of Chambers. Eleanor is a CEDR-accredited mediator, offering a practical and constructive approach to parties wishing to explore settlement of their dispute.

Career

Called in 2010; commenced tenancy at 4 Stone Buildings in 2011; Judicial Assistant to Lord Justice Rix in Michaelmas Term 2011.

Eleanor is a trustee of Advocate, and she has held volunteer pro bono / social responsibility, ED&I and committee roles (including for the Chancery Bar Association and the Bar Council) throughout her career. Eleanor was founding Chair of the Junior Chancery Bar.

Publications:

Annotated Companies Legislation, OUP 2013 (contributor)
Sham Transactions, Miranda Stewart and Edwin Simpson, OUP 2013 (contributor)
Supreme Court Yearbook Volume 8:2016-2017 Legal Year (contributor)
LexisPSL (contributor)

Languages

German.

Memberships

Chancery Bar Association; COMBAR.

Education

Jesus College, Oxford (2008 BA, scholar, Law Prize, SR Welson Prize, Viscount Sankey Scholar); Bristol University (2009 LLM); BPP (2010 BVC); Lincoln’s Inn.

Lawyer Rankings

London Bar > Company

4 Stone Buildings has ‘carved out a place in the market where it is known for quality‘ and has been a regular fixture at the top of the company law litigation market for a number of years. Head of Chambers George Bompas KC continues a renowned practice involving both advisory work and heavyweight litigation and dispute resolution for a wide range of clients. Jonathan Crow KC was instructed in Avonwick Holdings Ltd v Azitio Holdings Ltd, a substantial case at the appellate level involving complex allegations of deceit, issues of causation, and disputes over choice of law. Orlando Fraser KCHerman Boeddinghaus KC and Eleanor Holland have continued to act in Ma v Incredible Power Limited and others in the BVI, which has now progressed to that jurisdiction’s Court of Appeal.