Philip Marshall QC


Year of Call: 1987 Year of Silk: 2003

Classified as one of “the Stars at the Bar”

Chambers & Partners

Practice Overview

One of the Bar’s most successful silks”, Philip Marshall QC is a senior commercial and chancery silk who specialises in complex commercial disputes and commercial fraud, particularly international fraud. He continues to be involved in a number of high profile matters and is “selected for very sophisticated cases”.

In 2009 he was authorised to sit as Deputy High Court Judge (Chancery and Queen’s Bench Division) and regularly acts and advises in several overseas jurisdictions including the British Virgin Islands, Bermuda and Hong Kong. He is called to the Bar of the British Virgin Islands.

Philip is classified in Chambers & Partners as one of “the Stars at the Bar” and is recommended in 8 different practice areas. He is a Legal Commentator for television and was The Times ‘Lawyer of the week’ for work on a major fraud case.

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

    We have been shortlisted for the Legal 500 UK Bar Awards 2019

    Serle Court are delighted to be nominated for 5 awards at The Legal 500 UK Bar Awards 2019! We are nominated for... Read More

  • Events

    Philip Marshall QC will be speaking at SG Insolvency Litigation Conference 2018

    Location: Central London Read More

    Events

    Avonwick Holdings v Shlosberg - the decision and its implications

    Location: Serle Court Read More

  • ”...full of praise for his ‘creative yet convincing advocacy and terrific ability on his feet in court’”

    Chambers & Partners
  • ”...one of the best - it’s like sending in the Marines!”

    Chambers & Partners

Education & Qualifications

Called to the Bar of the British Virgin Islands

MA (First Class), Queens’ College, Cambridge (Squire Scholar)

LLM, Harvard University (Kennedy Scholar)

Fellow, Queen’s College, Cambridge, 1989-1993

Lincoln’s Inn; Denning Scholar 1987

Appointments

Deputy High Court Judge - Chancery Division & Queen’s Bench Division - 2009

Recorder - 2008

Member of the Panel in The London Court of International Arbitration

Bencher of Lincoln’s Inn

Speaker for C5 International Fraud Conferences

Speaker and Chair for Lexis Nexis International Fraud Conferences

Speaker for R3; Insolvency Lawyers’ Association; Chancery Bar Association; Television Education Network (legal)

Legal Commentator for Sky News

Memberships

Chancery Bar Association (former committee member)

Insolvency Lawyers Association

Commercial Bar Association

The London Court of Arbitration

Languages

French

BSB Registration

Philip Scott Marshall QC

VAT Number

524153180

Awards

Chambers UK

Ranked - Leading Barrister

The Legal 500

Leading Individual

Who's Who Legal

Recognised

Chambers Global

Ranked - Leading Barrister

The Legal 500

Shortlisted

Chambers Bar Awards

Shortlisted

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

    We have been shortlisted for the Legal 500 UK Bar Awards 2019

    Serle Court are delighted to be nominated for 5 awards at The Legal 500 UK Bar Awards 2019! We are nominated for... Read More

  • Events

    Philip Marshall QC will be speaking at SG Insolvency Litigation Conference 2018

    Location: Central London Read More

    Events

    Avonwick Holdings v Shlosberg - the decision and its implications

    Location: Serle Court Read More