Graeme Halkerston > Chambers of Brian Green QC > London, England > Lawyer Profile

Chambers of Brian Green QC
Wilberforce Chambers
8 NEW SQUARE, LINCOLN'S INN
LONDON
WC2A 3QP
England

Position

Graeme practices across a wide range of chancery commercial work and is consistently recommended in the leading directories for Chancery Commercial, Professional Liability, Offshore and Company Law. He is noted for ability to work with clients and as part of a litigation team with instructing solicitors, calling on his experience as a former partner in a leading offshore law firm.

Career

Called: 1994; Middle temple; tenant 1 Essex Court 1995-2007; partner Appleby, Cayman Islands 2007-2012; tenant Wilberforce Chambers 2012.

Memberships

Chancery Bar Association, COMBAR, Professional Negligence Bar Association.

Education

Oxford University (BA Jurisprudence), Law School, University of Pennsylvania (LLM).

Lawyer Rankings

London Bar > Offshore

(Leading Juniors)Ranked: Tier 1

Graeme HalkerstonWilberforce ChambersA great tactician, and someone who you would rather have in your tent than in the other side’s.

One of the pre-eminent offshore sets‘, Wilberforce Chambers has a presence across all of the principal offshore jurisdictions, with expertise in company-related litigation and seen as ‘one of the strongest in the area of trusts.Thomas Lowe QC, John Wardell QC and 2020 silk Andrew Mold QC are acting for different parties in a case regarding an application to wind-up the Torchlight investment fund, which is now one of the longest-running recent Cayman Island cases. Clare Stanley QC is acting for the joint official liquidators of Ardent in BDO (Cayman) Ltd v Ardent Harmony Fund Inc (in Official Liquidation), while David Phillips QC is representing the former party in the politically sensitive litigation Estate Management and Business Development Co Ltd v Namalco Construction Services Ltd & Ors. On the junior side, Graeme Halkerston continues to impress, recently acting for liquidators of Global Steel Holdings in recovery investigations.

London Bar > Company and partnership

(Company - Leading Juniors)Ranked: Tier 4

Graeme HalkerstonWilberforce Chambers