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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

James Knott

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

Position

Barrister specialising in litigation and advice in the fields of commercial dispute resolution, civil fraud and asset recovery, company law and insolvency law.

Career

Called 2008; Inner Temple; pupil 4 Stone Buildings 2009-10; tenant 2010 to present. Selected cases: Re Abbington Hotel Ltd [2012] 1 BCLC 410 (unfair prejudice); Saltri III Ltd v MD Mezzanine SA SICAR [2013] 1 ALL E.R. (Comm) 661 (junior creditor rights on restructuring); Mahmood v Mitsubishi [2013] EWHC 44 (Ch) (summary judgment); Madoff Securities International v Raven [2014] Lloyd’s Rep FC 95 (directors’ duties/fraud); Global Energy Horizons Corp v Gray [2014] EWHC 2925 (Ch) (equitable disclosure jurisdiction); [2015] EWHC 2232 (Ch) (account of profits/breach of duty) and [2017] EWHC 23 (Ch) (costs of late adjournment); Pyrrho Investments Ltd v MWB Property [2015] EWHC 3903 (Ch) (amendments/limitation) and [2016] EWHC 256 (Ch) (first English endorsement of predictive coding technology); CFL Finance Ltd v Rubin [2017] EWHC 111 (Ch); [2017] B.P.I.R. 336 (creditor’s challenge to IVA).

Member

Chancery Bar Association; Commercial Bar Association.

Education

Norwich School; Warwick University (BA (Hons) First Class History); BPP Law School (DipLaw; Bar Vocational Course).

Leisure

Fencing, playing guitar, running.


London Bar

Company and partnership

Within: Company – Leading juniors

James Knott - 4 Stone BuildingsA diligent, articulate and intelligent advocate.

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