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Chambers of Michael Furness QC

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

Alan Gourgey QC

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Wilberforce Chambers (Chambers of Michael Furness QC)

Position

''A popular silk known for his intellectual agility and strong advocacy skills”, Alan has long been recommended in the legal directories for commercial dispute resolution as well as commercial chancery work.

He is also recommended in the related areas of civil fraud and information technology disputes. As well as having a “formidable reputation”, Alan is described as “a brilliant all-rounder” who is truly “outstanding” and a “go to for high value briefs”, his areas of practice also cover arbitration, banking litigation, company and insolvency.

His experience covers a very wide variety of areas such as joint venture and shareholder disputes, claims involving banks and other financial institutions, contractual disagreements and complex commercial litigation generally. Clients praise the fact that he is “incredibly bright and hardworking; a real team player”.

Career

Call: 1984, QC: 2003.


London Bar

Commercial litigation

Within: Commercial litigation – Leading silks

Alan Gourgey QC - Wilberforce ChambersAn excellent trial advocate and skilled cross-examiner, having him retained is a huge asset.

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Fraud: civil

Within: Fraud: civil – Leading silks

Alan Gourgey QC - Wilberforce ChambersExtremely hardworking and approachable, and of great assistance in fraud cases.

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IT and telecoms (excluding regulatory)

Within: IT and telecoms (excluding regulatory) – Leading silks

Alan Gourgey QC - Wilberforce ChambersHe is an excellent trial advocate and is a skilled cross-examiner.

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Insolvency

Within: Insolvency – Leading silks

Alan Gourgey QC - Wilberforce ChambersObjective and commercial-driven.

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