The Members of 7KBW will be holding a lecture on Thursday 18th January 2018, to be given my LordJustice Flaux. More details below:
7KBW are delighted to announce they have won the following awards at The Legal 500 Awards 2018: Shipping Set of the Year Junior of the Year – Marcus Mander To view the rest of the 2018 winners please click here.
David Allen QC was invited to speak at a conference arranged by the White Paper Group in London on the theme of Cross-border fraud. David’s talk addressed the cross-undertaking given by Freezing Order applicants and the attendant risks following the Fiona Trust v Privalov litigation in which David acted for Sovcomflot.
Stephen Hofmeyr QC was invited to speak at a conference, organised by Allbright Law Office in Shanghai with the theme “Arbitration in a new financial world”. Representatives from arbitration institutions in Shanghai, Beijing, Guangzhou, Shenzhen, Qingdao as well as from the HKIAC, ICC and SIAC attended. Stephen’s subject was “The expectations and irritations of a […]
Clive Freedman QC has written an article that has been published by New Law Journal titled – Champagne without costs. It discusses how costs follow the event, except for respondents in the Court of Appeal who successfully resist permission to appeal. To read the full article please click here.
This year 7KBW have been nominated for 9 awards for The Legal 500 2018 Awards. Commercial Litigation Silk of the Year – Christopher Butcher QC International Arbitration Silk of the Year – Dominic Kendrick QC Silk of the Year – Siobán Healy QC Junior of the Year – Alexander MacDonald Shipping Set of […]
 UKPC 34 Gavin Kealey QC and Elizabeth Lindesay acted on behalf of the successful Respondent, Guardian Asset Management Limited (“GAM”), in these combined appeals to the Privy Council from the Court of Appeal of Trinidad and Tobago. The dispute arose out a commercial loan transaction for TT$18.6 million advanced by GAM to the appellants, […]
Stephen Hofmeyr QC appeared on behalf of the respondent in an application to remove an arbitrator pursuant to section 24 of the Arbitration Act 1996. The dispute concerned the construction of clause 15.5 of the Joint Excess Loss Committee, Excess Loss Clauses (01/1997) which provides: “Unless the parties otherwise agree the arbitration tribunal shall consist […]
Chambers and Partners 2018 has listed 7KBW as a leading set. Our client service has been particularly noted as the following: Instructing solicitors flock to 7KBW because of its winning “combination of excellent barristers and a first-rate clerking team.” Senior clerk Bernie Hyatt is highlighted for his “very engaging” manner and facility for forging and […]
7KBW are delighted to announce we won three awards at this years Chambers UK Bar Awards 2017. We were nominated for 6 awards, and are very happy to say we won the following: Insurance Set of the Year Shipping Set of the Year Silk of the Year – Robert Bright QC Congratulations to […]