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“one of the very best commercial chancery sets, and one of the few that genuinely competes in both traditional chancery and commercial litigation”
Chambers UK
Serle Court “offers a variety of skill sets that others can’t provide, and houses some of the biggest names at the Bar”
Chambers UK
"The ‘go-to’ set for international trusts work, Serle Court houses ‘first-rate advisers, who also pull their weight as part of a team"
Legal 500
"The set is “a cut above the rest for commercial litigation, fraud and general chancery work”
Chambers UK
“Serle Court is the ‘go-to set for offshore litigation involving trusts and civil fraud’”
Legal 500

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Sir Mark Waller

Year of Call 1964 Year of Silk 1979

    Areas of Expertise

  • ADR: Alternative Dispute Resolution

Sir Raymond Jack

Year of Call 1966

    Areas of Expertise

  • ADR: Alternative Dispute Resolution

Alan Boyle QC

Year of Call 1972 Year of Silk 1991

Howard Page QC

Year of Call 1967 Year of Silk 1987

    Areas of Expertise

  • ADR: Alternative Dispute Resolution

Richard Southwell QC

Year of Call 1959 Year of Silk 1977

    Areas of Expertise

  • ADR: Alternative Dispute Resolution

Patrick Talbot QC

Year of Call 1969 Year of Silk 1990

    Areas of Expertise

  • ADR: Alternative Dispute Resolution

Kuldip Singh QC

Year of Call 1975 Year of Silk 1993

    Areas of Expertise

  • ADR: Alternative Dispute Resolution

Frank Hinks QC

Year of Call 1973 Year of Silk 2000

    Areas of Expertise

  • ADR: Alternative Dispute Resolution

Dominic Dowley QC

Year of Call 1983 Year of Silk 2002

    Areas of Expertise

  • ADR: Alternative Dispute Resolution

Conor Quigley QC

Year of Call 1985 Year of Silk 2003

    Areas of Expertise

  • ADR: Alternative Dispute Resolution

Philip Marshall QC

Year of Call 1987 Year of Silk 2003

    Areas of Expertise

  • ADR: Alternative Dispute Resolution

Philip Jones QC

Year of Call 1985 Year of Silk 2006

    Areas of Expertise

  • ADR: Alternative Dispute Resolution

Khawar Qureshi QC

Year of Call 1990 Year of Silk 2006

    Areas of Expertise

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Public International Law
  • ADR: Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Administrative and Public Law
  • Regulatory and Disciplinary
  • Human Rights

David Casement QC

Year of Call 1992 Year of Silk 2008

    Areas of Expertise

  • Banking & Financial Services
  • ADR: Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Chancery
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Civil Fraud
  • Insolvency
  • Company
  • Financial Services
  • Partnership and LLP
  • Administrative and Public Law
  • Professional Negligence
  • Sports, Entertainment and Media
  • Private Client Trusts and Probate
  • Human Rights
  • Private International Law
  • Regulatory and Disciplinary

John Machell QC

Year of Call 1993 Year of Silk 2012

    Areas of Expertise

  • Partnership and LLP
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Private Client Trusts and Probate
  • Civil Fraud
  • Insolvency
  • Company
  • ADR: Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Chancery
  • International & Offshore

Rupert Reed QC

Year of Call 1996 Year of Silk 2014

    Areas of Expertise

  • ADR: Alternative Dispute Resolution

Andrew Moran QC

Year of Call 1989 Year of Silk 2016

    Areas of Expertise

  • Commercial Litigation
  • ADR: Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Insurance and Reinsurance
  • Financial Services
  • Regulatory and Disciplinary
  • Civil Fraud
  • Professional Negligence
  • Administrative and Public Law
  • Private Client Trusts and Probate

Julian Burling

Year of Call 1976

    Areas of Expertise

  • ADR: Alternative Dispute Resolution

James Behrens

Year of Call 1979

    Areas of Expertise

  • ADR: Alternative Dispute Resolution

Brigitte Lindner

Year of Call 1988

Jennifer Haywood FCIArb

Year of Call 2007

    Areas of Expertise

  • ADR: Alternative Dispute Resolution

Alan Boyle QC

Year of Call 1972 Year of Silk 1991

    Areas of Expertise

  • ADR: Alternative Dispute Resolution

Patrick Talbot QC

Year of Call 1969 Year of Silk 1990

    Areas of Expertise

  • ADR: Alternative Dispute Resolution

Elizabeth Jones QC

Year of Call 1984 Year of Silk 2000

    Areas of Expertise

  • ADR: Alternative Dispute Resolution

Philip Jones QC

Year of Call 1985 Year of Silk 2006

    Areas of Expertise

  • ADR: Alternative Dispute Resolution

Lance Ashworth QC

Year of Call 1987 Year of Silk 2006

    Areas of Expertise

  • ADR: Alternative Dispute Resolution

Khawar Qureshi QC

Year of Call 1990 Year of Silk 2006

    Areas of Expertise

  • ADR: Alternative Dispute Resolution

Michael Edenborough QC

Year of Call 1992 Year of Silk 2010

    Areas of Expertise

  • ADR: Alternative Dispute Resolution

Julian Burling

Year of Call 1976

    Areas of Expertise

  • ADR: Alternative Dispute Resolution

Beverly-Ann Rogers

Year of Call 1978

    Areas of Expertise

  • ADR: Alternative Dispute Resolution

James Behrens

Year of Call 1979

    Areas of Expertise

  • ADR: Alternative Dispute Resolution

Jennifer Haywood

Year of Call 2001

    Areas of Expertise

  • ADR: Alternative Dispute Resolution

Paul Johnson

Year of Call 2006

    Areas of Expertise

  • ADR: Alternative Dispute Resolution

Professor Suzanne Rab

Year of Call 2013

    Areas of Expertise

  • ADR: Alternative Dispute Resolution

Richard Walford

Year of Call 1984

    Areas of Expertise

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Company
  • Professional Negligence
  • Private Client Trusts and Probate
  • Property
  • Civil Fraud
  • Insolvency
  • Chancery
  • ADR: Alternative Dispute Resolution

Justin Higgo

Year of Call 1995

    Areas of Expertise

  • Civil Fraud
  • Commercial Litigation
  • ADR: Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Private Client Trusts and Probate
  • Banking & Financial Services
  • Company
  • Chancery
  • International & Offshore

Matthew Morrison

Year of Call 2004

    Areas of Expertise

  • Company
  • Civil Fraud
  • Insolvency
  • Private Client Trusts and Probate
  • Chancery
  • ADR: Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Banking & Financial Services
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Professional Negligence
  • International & Offshore
  • Private International Law

Professor Suzanne Rab

Year of Call 2013

    Areas of Expertise

  • Competition Law and State Aid
  • EU Law
  • Sports, Entertainment and Media
  • Telecommunications
  • Financial Services
  • Intellectual Property
  • Data Protection
  • ADR: Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Banking & Financial Services
  • Civil Fraud
  • Insurance and Reinsurance
  • Administrative and Public Law
  • Private International Law
  • Regulatory and Disciplinary
  • Human Rights

Kuldip Singh QC

Year of Call 1975 Year of Silk 1993

    Areas of Expertise

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Chancery
  • Civil Fraud
  • Private Client Trusts and Probate
  • Financial Services
  • Banking & Financial Services
  • Regulatory and Disciplinary
  • Professional Negligence
  • Sports, Entertainment and Media
  • ADR: Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • International & Offshore

Philip Marshall QC

Year of Call 1987 Year of Silk 2003

    Areas of Expertise

  • ADR: Alternative Dispute Resolution

Lance Ashworth QC

Year of Call 1987 Year of Silk 2006

    Areas of Expertise

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Civil Fraud
  • Insolvency
  • Company
  • Financial Services
  • Professional Negligence
  • Chancery
  • Banking & Financial Services
  • Insurance and Reinsurance
  • Partnership and LLP
  • International & Offshore

Khawar Qureshi QC

Year of Call 1990 Year of Silk 2006

    Areas of Expertise

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Public International Law
  • ADR: Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Administrative and Public Law
  • Regulatory and Disciplinary
  • Human Rights

Christopher Stoner QC

Year of Call 1991 Year of Silk 2010

    Areas of Expertise

  • Professional Negligence
  • Regulatory and Disciplinary
  • Administrative and Public Law
  • Property
  • Sports, Entertainment and Media
  • ADR: Alternative Dispute Resolution

Hugh Norbury QC

Year of Call 1995 Year of Silk 2012

    Areas of Expertise

  • Civil Fraud
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Professional Negligence
  • Partnership and LLP
  • Private Client Trusts and Probate
  • Company
  • Chancery
  • ADR: Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Insolvency
  • Banking & Financial Services
  • International & Offshore

Jonathan Adkin QC

Year of Call 1997 Year of Silk 2013

    Areas of Expertise

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Banking & Financial Services
  • Civil Fraud
  • Company
  • Insolvency
  • Partnership and LLP
  • Private Client Trusts and Probate
  • International & Offshore
  • Chancery
  • Professional Negligence
  • ADR: Alternative Dispute Resolution

Rupert Reed QC

Year of Call 1996 Year of Silk 2014

    Areas of Expertise

  • ADR: Alternative Dispute Resolution

Prof Jonathan Harris QC (Hon.)

Year of Call 2006 Year of Silk 2016

    Areas of Expertise

  • Private International Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Private Client Trusts and Probate
  • Chancery
  • EU Law
  • International & Offshore
  • Public International Law
  • ADR: Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Insolvency
  • Civil Fraud