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Chambers of George Bompas QC

LINCOLN'S INN, LONDON, WC2A 3XT, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7242 5524
Fax:
Fax 020 7831 7907
DX:
385 LONDON CHANCERY LANE WC2
Email:
Web:
www.4stonebuildings.com

Christopher Harrison

Tel:
Work 020 7242 5524
Email:
4 Stone Buildings (Chambers of George Bompas QC)

Position

Commercial and chancery litigation; civil fraud; tracing and asset recovery; banking and finance; shareholder disputes; company law; insolvency and restructuring; director disqualification. Commercial and Chancery disputes lie at the heart of Christopher’s practice and he has wide-ranging experience in both the Commercial Court and the Chancery Division. He deals with all aspects of claims, recognising the importance in particular of interim steps such as injunctive relief in leading to a successful outcome. He has considerable trial experience. He has assisted many clients in successfully resolving their disputes by negotiated ADR procedures. His work often has an international dimension and he has worked with lawyers in many jurisdictions.

Career

Called to the Bar in 1988; Atkin Scholar of Gray’s Inn; Appointed as a Government Inspector to chair an insider-trading inquiry in 1996; Junior Counsel to the Crown, B Panel (1996-2003); Called to the Bars of the Cayman Islands and Turks and Caicos Islands for specific cases.

Publications:  OUP’s ‘Annotated Companies Legislation’, chapters on Shareholder Remedies (Derivative Claims and Unfairly Prejudicial Conduct) and Meetings

Member

Chancery Bar Association; COMBAR.

Education

Trinity Hall, Cambridge:  MA (Hons), First Class


London Bar

Banking and finance (including consumer credit)

Within: Leading Juniors

Christopher Harrison - 4 Stone BuildingsVery erudite and thorough to a tee.

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Commercial litigation

Within: Leading Juniors

Christopher Harrison - 4 Stone BuildingsHis advice is particularly polished.

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Company and partnership

Within: Company - Leading juniors

Christopher Harrison - 4 Stone BuildingsHis studied, cerebral manner conceals a hard edge to his approach.

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Fraud: civil

Within: Leading Juniors

Christopher Harrison - 4 Stone BuildingsVery thorough in his analysis, he gave clear pragmatic advice to the client and was a pleasure to work with.

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Insolvency

Within: Leading Juniors

Christopher Harrison - 4 Stone BuildingsHe is a well-prepared and courteous advocate who presents a client’s case with care and articulacy.

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