Timothy Collingwood


Year of Call: 1996

“Combining a sharp mind with a wonderfully easy-going manner”

Chambers & Partners

Practice Overview

Tim has a broad commercial and chancery practice, with a particular emphasis on litigation concerning issues in respect of commercial agreements and company, insolvency and international trusts matters.  The directories recognise him as a leading practitioner in these fields.  He has extensive experience of claims concerning breaches of duty, in particular in respect of directors or trustees and frequently involving allegations of fraud, and of shareholder disputes.

Prior to commencing practice in this jurisdiction, Tim was called to the bar in the Cayman Islands and practised as an attorney-at-law.  He continues to undertake work in respect of offshore jurisdictions.

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

    The Legal 500 UK 2018 Awards

    The Legal 500 UK Awards shortlist has been announced and we are delighted to have received 7 nominations. As a set we... Read More

  • Events

    International Trusts and Commercial Litigation Conference – New York

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

    Events

    Trusts and Commercial Litigation Conference - Jersey

    Location: The Royal Yacht Hotel, Jersey Read More

  • “A brilliant cross-examiner”

    Chambers & Partners (2018)
  • “A guru… He knows everything and is a very collaborative barrister to work with”

    Chambers & Partners (2018)

Education & Qualifications

BA, BCL: Magdalen College, Oxford

Appointments

Called to the Bar in the Cayman Islands 1997

Practised as attorney-at-law in the Cayman Islands in 1997

Part time lecturer, King’s College London, 1995-6

Memberships

Chancery Bar Association

Commercial Bar Association

Languages

French (working knowledge)

VAT Number

707364045

Personal interests include:

Swimming, water sports and cycling.

Awards

Chambers UK

Ranked - Leading Barrister

The Legal 500

Leading Individual

Who's Who Legal

Recognised

Citywealth Leaders List

Recommended

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

    The Legal 500 UK 2018 Awards

    The Legal 500 UK Awards shortlist has been announced and we are delighted to have received 7 nominations. As a set we... Read More

  • Events

    International Trusts and Commercial Litigation Conference – New York

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

    Events

    Trusts and Commercial Litigation Conference - Jersey

    Location: The Royal Yacht Hotel, Jersey Read More