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Chambers of Michael Furness QC

8 NEW SQUARE, LINCOLN'S INN, LONDON, WC2A 3QP, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7306 0102
Fax:
Fax 020 7306 0095
DX:
311 LONDON CHANCERY LANE
Email:
Web:
www.wilberforce.co.uk

Edward Sawyer

Tel:
Work 020 7306 0102
Email:
Wilberforce Chambers (Chambers of Michael Furness QC)

Position

Edward has a commercial and chancery practice, with particular experience in the fields of pensions, trusts, commercial disputes, professional negligence, international work, financial services and civil fraud. His practice encompasses litigation and advisory work across the broad range of commercial chancery cases.

Edward is regularly involved in large-scale litigation involving pension schemes, regulatory work, trust disputes, business disputes and professional liability, often with an international or offshore element. He has considerable experience of document-heavy long-running cases and working as part of multi-jurisdictional legal teams.

Career

Called 2001; Middle Temple.

Member

Chancery Bar Association; Association of Pension Lawyers; Civil Fraud Lawyers Association; Commercial Bar Association; Property Bar Association.

Education

Lincoln College, Oxford (1998 BA Modern History).


London Bar

Commercial litigation

Within: Leading Juniors

Edward Sawyer - Wilberforce ChambersIncredibly bright and hardworking, dedicated and diligent.

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Fraud: civil

Within: Leading Juniors

Edward Sawyer - Wilberforce ChambersAlways has an incredible grasp of the detail and is a pleasure to work with.

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Pensions

Within: Leading Juniors

Edward Sawyer - Wilberforce ChambersConsiderable insight on procedural and tactical issues, adopting a thorough and “no stones unturned” approach.

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Professional negligence

Within: Leading Juniors

Edward Sawyer - Wilberforce ChambersBrilliant at getting to grips with incredibly complex cases.

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