Tim joined 7KBW in October 2010. Before joining Chambers, Tim practised for 10 years as a solicitor and solicitor advocate in Clifford Chance LLP’s award winning Capital Markets and Litigation and Dispute Resolution departments in London. Prior to joining Clifford Chance, Tim was the Judge’s Clerk to the Chief Justice of New Zealand, Dame Sian Elias.

Tim has extensive experience in cross-border commercial litigation and arbitration as a solicitor and barrister. Tim has appeared as sole counsel in the Dubai International Financial Centre Court, the Commercial Court, the Chancery Division, the County Court, in international arbitration and has appeared as Junior in the Court of Appeal and the Supreme Court.  His practice covers all areas of commercial law, including general commercial disputes, civil fraud, retail and investment banking and finance, jurisdiction/conflict of laws, insurance and reinsurance, professional negligence, sale of goods and shipping.

Tim is currently engaged in advising on the insurance implications of the Covid-19 Coronavirus.

If you are interested in instructing Tim, please contact our clerks to discuss the requirements of the case and his availability.