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

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

Position

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.

Career

Called 2012, Lincoln’s Inn.

Memberships

Commercial Bar Association; Chancery Bar Association.

Education

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