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

Position

Nikki has a breadth of expertise covering a wide range of commercial and business disputes particularly in the fields of complex contracts, company valuation, joint ventures, director and shareholder disputes, trustee and fiduciary disputes, professional negligence and media and entertainment.

He brings additional depth to his commercial cases with his expertise in equity, equitable remedies including asset tracing, trusts and trusts litigation, and company and partnership law.

He is an experienced trial advocate and has appeared in a number of reported cases in the High Court (Chancery Division and Commercial Court) and in other jurisdictions, including Bermuda and the Cayman Islands. He has extensive experience of leading teams in arbitrations, both domestic and international. Many of his cases have a strong international element particularly in the Caribbean, the Channel Islands and the Middle East.

Career

Call: 2000; QC: 2018.

Memberships

Commercial Bar Association; Chancery Bar Association; Professional Negligence Bar Association.

Education

Winchester College and New College, Oxford (BA Hons Jurisprudence 1st class; BCL 1st class); Queen Mother’s Scholarship; Harmsworth Entrance Exhibition; Letchmere Prize.

Lawyer Rankings

London Bar > Commercial litigation

(2018 Silks) Ranked: Tier 1

Nikki Singla QCWilberforce ChambersHe provides sensible and commercial advice and his written work has been excellent.

London Bar > Company and partnership

(Company - 2018 Silks) Ranked: Tier 1

Nikki Singla QCWilberforce ChambersHe is exceptional in court and with clients and turns out excellent work.

London Bar > Offshore

(2018 Silks) Ranked: Tier 1

Nikki Singla QCWilberforce ChambersA silk unafraid to roll up his sleeves, get stuck in to the detail and deliver some home truths when necessary.

London Bar > Professional negligence

(2018 Silks) Ranked: Tier 1

Nikki Singla QCWilberforce ChambersHe is noted for professional negligence disputes.