Zara McGlone > Chambers of George Bompas QC > London, England > Lawyer Profile

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

Work Department

Zara has a busy practice across the full spectrum of work undertaken by Chambers, including banking and finance, commercial litigation and arbitration, company and insolvency.

Position

Barrister

Career

Zara regularly appears both led and unled in the High Court and County Court, and also has experience of international arbitration and arbitration-related court applications. Recent led instructions include Autonomy Corporation Ltd & Ors v Lynch & Anor, and a multi-million-dollar international arbitration under the ICC rules concerning the management of a hospital in the MENA region..

Before coming to the Bar, Zara read Classics and Modern Languages at the University of Oxford, with a year studying abroad in France. After her degree, she spent time living and working in Kazakhstan and Hong Kong. She has maintained her interest in both jurisdictions: she has rights of audience in the AIFC Court in Kazakhstan, and was awarded the 2018 Inner Temple Pegasus Scholarship to Hong Kong.

Zara is also a contributor to Loose and Griffiths on Liquidators (9th Ed.) (2019), as well as to Lexis PSL and Practical Law. She was called to the Bar by Middle Temple, which awarded her a Diplock Scholarship for the GDL, and a Queen Mother Scholarship (the Inn’s most prestigious award) for the BPTC.

Languages

French, Russian, basic Cantonese

Memberships

COMBAR; Chancery Bar Association; British Russian Lawyers’ Association; British Kazakh Lawyers’ Association

Education

MA (Hons) Classics and Modern Languages, Trinity College, University of Oxford

GDL (top 10 in year), City University

BPTC, City University

Introduction to Corporate Law and Governance, London School of Economics

Pegasus Scholar (Hong Kong), Inner Temple

Queen Mother Scholar, Middle Temple

Diplock Scholar, Middle Temple