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Dov Ohrenstein

Radcliffe Chambers - London

Dov Ohrenstein - Radcliffe Chambers
  • 11 New Square
  • London, Greater London, UK
  • WC2A 3QB

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Practice Areas

Litigation and dispute resolution relating to commercial chancery (eg banking, companies, guarantees, insolvency and mortgages), property and professional negligence. Significant cases include: FW Mason & Sons Ltd (in Liquidation) [2017] EWHC 1512 (insolvency, liquidators’ remuneration, misfeasance, dishonesty), Blindley Heath Investments Ltd v Peter Bass & Ors [2016] EWCA Civ 548 (costs, Bullock orders), [2015] EWCA Civ 1023, (Shareholder pre-emption agreement, estoppel, refusal of registration of share transfer), Exsus Travel Ltd v Turner [2014] EWCA 1331 (Directors' duties, accounts, limitation periods), Norwood v Nabai, ChD, [2014] EWHC 4881 (Ch) (Freezing orders, contempt of Court, custodial sentence), Hawkes & Telerate Ltd v County Leasing Asset Management ChD, LTL 21/10/2011 (Company Restoration and Limitation Override), United Vending Ltd v Desai [2011] EWHC 919 QB (assignment, administration, bailment), Immingham Storage Co Ltd v Clear Plc [2011] EWCA Civ 89 (contract formation, offer and acceptance), Lui v Chong [2010] EWCA Civ 398 (assents, bare trusts, gifts, intention and beneficial interests), Basinghall Finance PLC v Butler [2009] EWCA Civ 1262 (mortgages, assignment, securitisation, privity).

Professional Memberships

Chancery Bar Association, Commercial Bar Association.


MA Cantab (Selwyn College). Called to the Bar in 1995.


Civil Court Practice 2017 ("the Green Book"), co-author of 'Companies'. Tottel’s Law of Limitation, co-author of "Equity". Halsbury's Laws of England (4th Ed.), co-author of "Money". Halsbury's Laws of England (5th Ed.), Limitation Periods, consultant editor.