Commercial Law

Overview

Our commercial barristers at Old Square Chambers have a diverse range of expertise in commercial law and civil procedure.  They advise clients in a variety of industries on a broad range of business disputes including the following:

  • Aviation
  • Commercial agents
  • Commercial judicial review
  • Confidential information
  • Costs
  • Franchising
  • Fiduciary and statutory duties of directors
  • General commercial contracts
  • Injunctions
  • Outsourcing
  • Partnerships
  • Pensions
  • Shareholder disputes
  • Team moves
  • Trading standards
  • Unlawful competition

 

Chambers also has specialist teams that deal with the following:

 

Commercial Law Specialists

Old Square Chambers has a track record of providing advocacy of the highest quality in commercial disputes of the utmost complexity.  It has a particular expertise in providing urgent advice and representation in injunction applications.  Significant cases undertaken by members include:

  • Hamilton College v Ahmad [2013] EWHC 2072 (Ch)
  • The Queen On The Application Of Associated Newspapers Limited v. The Rt Hon Lord Justice Leveson [2012] EWHC 57 (Admin)
  • Derek Barr & Others v. Biffa Waste Services Ltd (No.2) [2010] 3 Costs LR 317
  • Claramoda Ltd v. Zoomphase [2009] EWHC 2857 (Comm)
  • Barry Batey v. Jewson Limited & Anor [2008] EWCA Civ 18
  • Lonsdale (t/a Lonsdale Agencies) v. Howard & Hallam Ltd  (House of Lords) [2007] UKHL 32
  • Sutradhar v NERC (House of Lords) [2006] UKHL 33
  • PMS International Group Plc v North East Lincolnshire Council & Anor [2005] EWHC 1111
  • Light & Ors v TY Europe Ltd [2003] EWCA Civ 1238 [2004] Lloyds LR Vol 1 693
  • Barrett McKenzie v. Escada (UK) Ltd, The Times, 15 May 2001, [2001] Eu LR 567
  • Re: Priory Garage (Walthamstow) Limited [2001] BPIR 144
  • Moore v. Piretta PTA Ltd [1999] 1 All ER 174, H Ct
  • Hunter v Canary Wharf (House of Lords) [1997] 2 WLR 684

 

Several of our commercial barristers accept public access (direct access instructions).

Our commercial barristers at Old Square Chambers have a diverse range of expertise in commercial law and civil procedure.  They advise clients in a variety of industries on a broad range of business disputes including the following:

  • Aviation
  • Commercial agents
  • Commercial judicial review
  • Confidential information
  • Costs
  • Franchising
  • Fiduciary and statutory duties of directors
  • General commercial contracts
  • Injunctions
  • Outsourcing
  • Partnerships
  • Pensions
  • Shareholder disputes
  • Team moves
  • Trading standards
  • Unlawful competition

 

Chambers also has specialist teams that deal with the following:

 

Commercial Law Specialists

Old Square Chambers has a track record of providing advocacy of the highest quality in commercial disputes of the utmost complexity.  It has a particular expertise in providing urgent advice and representation in injunction applications.  Significant cases undertaken by members include:

  • Hamilton College v Ahmad [2013] EWHC 2072 (Ch)
  • The Queen On The Application Of Associated Newspapers Limited v. The Rt Hon Lord Justice Leveson [2012] EWHC 57 (Admin)
  • Derek Barr & Others v. Biffa Waste Services Ltd (No.2) [2010] 3 Costs LR 317
  • Claramoda Ltd v. Zoomphase [2009] EWHC 2857 (Comm)
  • Barry Batey v. Jewson Limited & Anor [2008] EWCA Civ 18
  • Lonsdale (t/a Lonsdale Agencies) v. Howard & Hallam Ltd  (House of Lords) [2007] UKHL 32
  • Sutradhar v NERC (House of Lords) [2006] UKHL 33
  • PMS International Group Plc v North East Lincolnshire Council & Anor [2005] EWHC 1111
  • Light & Ors v TY Europe Ltd [2003] EWCA Civ 1238 [2004] Lloyds LR Vol 1 693
  • Barrett McKenzie v. Escada (UK) Ltd, The Times, 15 May 2001, [2001] Eu LR 567
  • Re: Priory Garage (Walthamstow) Limited [2001] BPIR 144
  • Moore v. Piretta PTA Ltd [1999] 1 All ER 174, H Ct
  • Hunter v Canary Wharf (House of Lords) [1997] 2 WLR 684

 

Several of our commercial barristers accept public access (direct access instructions).

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