Eleanor Holland > 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

Barrister and accredited mediator specialising in litigation and advice in commercial Chancery matters, including corporate and personal insolvency, commercial litigation, company law, asset recovery, and public law. Experience includes general commercial matters; shareholder and derivative actions; substantial and sensitive insolvency proceedings as well as smaller estates; complex and valuable proceedings concerning financial trading and derivatives (including acting for and against investment banks); cases with a cross-border element; interim remedies; working with expert witnesses; acting for financial services regulators; and cases requiring a German language ability. Eleanor regularly acts alone and as part of a counsel team.

Career

Called 2010, Lincoln’s Inn; tenant 4 Stone Buildings 2011 to date, following successful completion of pupilage. Accredited mediator. Judicial assistant to Lord Justice Rix during Michaelmas Term 2011. Chair of PILARS (the Personal Insolvency Litigation Advice and Representation Scheme). Member of the Chancery Bar Association Committee, and its Pro Bono Sub-Committee and Equality and Diversity Sub-Committee. Member of the Bar Council Pro Bono and Social Responsibility Committee.

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.