James Shaerf

Banking & Finance

Joe-han Ho successful in resisting a stay application in a US$1.22 billion banking dispute

Andrew Baker J has dismissed the GVK defendants’ attempt to stay a US$1.22 billion banking dispute until March 2022. The learned judge held that the grounds for the application did… Read more »

CategoryNews Author Joe-han Ho Date

David Sawtell writes in the December edition of the Butterworths Journal of International Banking and Financial Law about mortgages and receivers

Given the restrictions on the recovery of secured debts as a result of Covid-19, more and more are turning to alternative remedies when debtors default on their obligations. David Sawtell… Read more »

CategoryArticles, News Author David Sawtell Date

Daniel Laking Joins Chambers

We are delighted to announce that Daniel Laking has joined Chambers, having moved from Temple Garden Chambers. Daniel has a broad civil practice, and specialises principally in the fields of… Read more »

CategoryNews Author Daniel Laking Date

WEBINAR: Impact of Covid-19 on financial services

The unprecedented Covid-19 pandemic has had severe impact on the financial sector, causing disruption to capital markets, and raising serious threats to the protection of financial services customers. It has… Read more »

CategoryWebinars Archive Author James Strachan KC, David Hopkins, Gethin Thomas Date

Indian Supreme Court upheld four awards made by a sole arbitrator in London under the LCIA Rules

In a pro-arbitration judgment handed down on 13 February 2020, which has been extensively welcomed and commented on by the Indian arbitration community and elsewhere, the Indian Supreme Court upheld… Read more »

CategoryNews Author David Brynmor Thomas KC, Jess Connors Date

Katherine Apps In Court Of Appeal Case On Insolvency And Equal Pay

The Court of Appeal in Graysons Restaurants v Jones [2019] EWCA Civ 725 [see here] considered whether claims for equal pay fell within “arrears of pay” payable under Part XII… Read more »

CategoryNews Author Katherine Apps Date

CIFO Wins First Legal Challenge Since Inception

Kelly Stricklin-Coutinho advised William Redgrave and Lynne Gregory of Jersey law firm Baker and Partners, in the successful defence of the first judicial review application brought against the Channel Islands Financial… Read more »

CategoryNews Author Kelly Stricklin-Coutinho Date

James Ramsden QC gives expert analysis on cryptocurrency claims in the March Edition of Butterworths Journal of International Banking & Financial Law

James Ramsden QC publishes an analysis of the legal issues arising in cryptocurrency claims in the March issue of Butterworths’ market leading IBFL. James is widely regarded as the leading… Read more »

CategoryNews Author James Ramsden KC Date

James Ramsden QC Recognised as Preeminent in Digital Currency Claims

James Ramsden QC is featured in the March 2019 edition of the market leading Butterworths Journal of International Banking and Financial Law with an article giving insight into his recent… Read more »

CategoryNews Author James Ramsden KC Date

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