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Simon Taube QC successful in Privy Council Investec Trust case

25th Apr 2018

Ten Old Square’s Simon Taube QC successfully acted for Investec Trust (Guernsey) Limited, a trustee subsidiary of the Investec banking and asset management company, in its eight-year case against the current trustees of the Tchenguiz Discretionary Trust and the liquidators of Investec Trust’s former subsidiary BVI Companies. On 23 April 2018 the Privy Council rejected the current […]

Richard Dew speaks at ABA conference in New York

17th Apr 2018

Ten Old Square’s Richard Dew is speaking at the American Bar Association (ABA) Annual Conference 2018 in New York in April in the section on international law on pre-marital agreements and succession regimes. It promises to be a comprehensive and informative conference exploring the fusion of private and public law, with a number of experts from around the […]

Ten Old Square highly recommended for private client expertise

12th Apr 2018

Ten Old Square’s Francis Barlow QC, Simon Taube QC and Eason Rajah QC, together with Susannah Meadway and Richard Dew, are recommended for their private client expertise in Who’s Who Legal UK Bar 2018. The “three silks from Ten Old Square are highlighted …. for their impressive work in the private client space”. In particular, Head […]

Ten Old Square recognised for company and partnership expertise (again)

11th Apr 2018

Congratulations to Jeremy Callman and Jonathan Gavaghan of Ten Old Square who have been recognised for their expertise in Company and Partnership Law by ‘Who’s Who Legal 2018 – UK Bar’. Jeremy Callman is described as “excellent on partnership work” and “widely regarded as an expert in LLP matters and related litigation”. The “standout” Jonathan […]

Evan Price successfully represents defendant in undue influence property case

2nd Mar 2018

Evan Price, one of Ten Old Square’s expert wills barristers, successfully acted for the defendant in the high profile case of Hume v Leavey and Hume. The case involved two brothers disputing the ownership of their mother’s Hertfordshire home, after one brother, Glen, was left his mother’s entire estate. The eldest brother, John, claimed that […]

Medsted Associates Limited v Canaccord Genuity Wealth (International)

21st Jul 2017

Before: Mr Justice Teare Citation: [2017] EWHC 1815 (Comm) Following a two-week trial in the Commercial Court, Matthew Slater succeeded in defending a leading investment bank against a very substantial claim for damages and quantum meruit: Medsted Associates Limited v Canaccord Genuity Wealth (International) [2017] EWHC 1815 (Comm) Read more…

Eason Rajah QC is listed in ‘The Private Client Global Elite 2017’

29th Jun 2017

Eason Rajah QC is one of the 12 silks listed in ‘The Private Client Global Elite 2017‘ published by Legal Week. The survey has identified 208 lawyers and will honour the achievement, excellence and success of the Global Elite trust and private client lawyers with a gala dinner at the Wallace Collection in October.

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