Frank Hinks QC


Year of Call: 1973 Year of Silk: 2000

“a wonderful silk”

Chambers & Partners HNW Guide 2018

Practice Overview

Frank has an international practice conducting multi-jurisdictional Chancery litigation relating to the most substantial fortunes in the world. He appears in Court in England, Bermuda, BVI, Hong Kong, Cayman and Bahamas as well as doing advisory work in relation to other jurisdictions such as Guernsey, Jersey, Singapore and Isle of Man. He is one of the world's leading experts in the field of trusts, but his practice extends to property, partnership, charities and Chancery work of a more commercial nature. He is experienced and expert in coordinating and leading multi-jurisdictional teams with simultaneous proceedings in different countries (including simultaneously in common law and civil law jurisdictions). User friendly (as well as being extremely intelligent and hard working) he has the ability to get on well with lawyers and clients from varied countries and backgrounds and has a proven track record of bringing difficult complex cases to successful conclusions.

News & Events

  • News

    International Trusts and Commercial Litigation Conference 2018

    “…thank you Serle Court for another interesting conference - informative and enjoyable - a great combination!” On... Read More

    News

    13 Members of Chambers are ranked in the Chambers & Partners HNW Guide 2018

    From the HNW guide (2018) Serle Court (Band 1) Serle Court is acknowledged as "an excellent set for traditional chancery... Read More

  • Events

    International Trusts and Commercial Litigation Conference – New York

    Location: The InterContinental New York Barclay Hotel, New York Read More

    Events

    International Trusts and Commercial Litigation Conference – New York

    Location: The Peninsula New York Hotel, New York Read More

  • “He is excellent at drafting and producing a very, very good work product that benefits the team. He takes the lead on drafting and his work is outstanding.”

    Chambers & Partners HNW Guide 2018: Traditional Chancery
  • “uniquely creative”
    “extremely intelligent and very good tactically”
    “very astute”
    “thorough and user friendly”
    “a quality advocate”
    “has particular expertise in relation to offshore trusts”

    Legal 500
  • “a star of the trusts world”
    “learned, thorough and responsive, and he carries great authority in court”

    Chambers & Partners 2014

Education & Qualifications

MA (First Class), BCL (First Class), St Catherine’s College, Oxford

Memberships

The International Academy of Estate and Trust Law
Chancery Bar Association
Association of Contentious Trust and Probate Specialists
Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners

BSB Registration

Frank Peter Hinks QC Bencher

VAT Number

234347669

Awards

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News & Events

  • News

    International Trusts and Commercial Litigation Conference 2018

    “…thank you Serle Court for another interesting conference - informative and enjoyable - a great combination!” On... Read More

    News

    13 Members of Chambers are ranked in the Chambers & Partners HNW Guide 2018

    From the HNW guide (2018) Serle Court (Band 1) Serle Court is acknowledged as "an excellent set for traditional chancery... Read More

  • Events

    International Trusts and Commercial Litigation Conference – New York

    Location: The InterContinental New York Barclay Hotel, New York Read More

    Events

    International Trusts and Commercial Litigation Conference – New York

    Location: The Peninsula New York Hotel, New York Read More