Ranked InNorthern (Bar)
Chancery (Band 1)Northern (Bar)
Commercial Dispute Resolution (Band 1)Northern (Bar)
Partnership (Band 2)Northern (Bar)
Real Estate Litigation (Band 1)Northern (Bar)
Restructuring/Insolvency (Band 2)
Practice Areas: Chancery and commercial litigation; insolvency - corporate and individual; commercial property; commercial landlord and tenant; professional negligence, director’s disqualification; banking - recoveries, guarantees and securities; company - shareholder and boardroom disputes; commercial agents; breach of director and employee duties; partnership; commercial contracts – including joint ventures, share warranty and asset claims, distribution contracts and agency; sale of goods; commercial fraud and sports law.
Professional Memberships: Chancery Bar Association; Northern Chancery Bar Association; Northern Circuit Commercial Bar Association; COMBAR.
Career: University: Nottingham & Exeter College Oxford. Degrees: Law (LLB) (First Class) & BCL. Year of call: 1982 (Lincoln's Inn), Hardwicke and Cassell scholar. Recorder: 2000. Appointed QC: 2001. Official Appointments: Deputy High Court Judge (authorised to sit in Queen's Bench and Chancery Divisions) 2006. Called to Bar in British Virgin Islands and Bahamas 2009.