Philip Jones QC


Year of Call: 1985 Year of Silk: 2006

“He is a superstar”

”... an amazing breadth of knowledge”

“Wonderful; he’s a team player and a great advocate”

Chambers & Partners

Practice Overview

For each of the last 10 years Philip has been named as one of fewer than 20 ‘Stars at the Bar’ by Chambers & Partners. He is recommended in 8 different practice areas.

He has a broad commercial and chancery practice but having been Junior Counsel to the Crown from 1994 to 2006 he also has considerable experience of advising on all aspects of public law, human rights and judicial review.

He frequently advises on the commercial, company, trusts and insolvency laws of Jersey, Guernsey, the Isle of Man, Bermuda, Cayman Islands, the British Virgin Islands and various Caribbean jurisdictions. He was called to the BVI Bar in 2002 and has frequently appeared in the BVI High Court and the Court of Appeal. 

News & Events

  • News

    Serle Court members shortlisted at the Chambers Bar Awards 2019

    We are delighted to announce that two members of Serle Court have been shortlisted at the Chambers Bar Awards 2019.  ... Read More

    News

    Who’s Who Legal: UK Bar 2019

    The latest edition of Who's Who Legal: UK Bar has now been published and we are delighted that a... Read More

  • Events

    Serle Court Cross-Border Litigation Conference

    Location: Crowne Plaza Limassol Hotel, Promachon Eleftherias 2, Agios Athanasios, Limassol 4103, Cyprus Read More

    Events

    International Trusts and Commercial Litigation Conference – New York

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

  • “He is affable without compromising his technical knowledge and very good at quickly getting on top of complex cases”

    Chambers & Partners
  • “Most impressive is his ability to analyse an extremely complex matter, at any stage of the proceedings, and draw out the most significant points”

    Chambers & Partners

Education & Qualifications

MA, BCL, Oxford Univeristy: LLM, Dalhousie University, Canada

Appointments

Queen’s Counsel: 2006
Junior Counsel to the Crown (A Panel): 1994 – 2006
Chairman, Disciplinary Appeal Panel of LIFFE 2001 -
Bencher, Lincoln’s Inn: 2013

VAT Number

440570963

Other

Appointed on numerous occasions by the Attorney General to act as Amicus Curiae
Previously acted as Counsel to the former Financial Services Tribunal
CEDR Accredited Mediator

Note

Philip Jones QC does not accept Direct Public Access instructions

News & Events

  • News

    Serle Court members shortlisted at the Chambers Bar Awards 2019

    We are delighted to announce that two members of Serle Court have been shortlisted at the Chambers Bar Awards 2019.  ... Read More

    News

    Who’s Who Legal: UK Bar 2019

    The latest edition of Who's Who Legal: UK Bar has now been published and we are delighted that a... Read More

  • Events

    Serle Court Cross-Border Litigation Conference

    Location: Crowne Plaza Limassol Hotel, Promachon Eleftherias 2, Agios Athanasios, Limassol 4103, Cyprus Read More

    Events

    International Trusts and Commercial Litigation Conference – New York

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