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Andrew Moran QC speaking at African Bar Association (AFBA) Annual Conference in Nairobi on 25 July 2018

Andrew Moran QC has been invited to speak at the African Bar Association (AFBA) Conference in Nairobi, Kenya.  The...

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DIFC Court: high bar for anti-suit injunctive relief

Federal Express International Inc. v. Abdul Latif Jameel Transportation Company Ltd [2018] DIFC CFI 038 Judgment: 15 July 2018 DIFC Court of First Instance ...

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Suzanne Rab and Serle Court Associate Brigitte Lindner contribute to Cross-Border Copyright Licensing, Law and Practice, Elgar Intellectual Property Law and Practice series, 2018

Edited by Carlo Scollo Lavizzari and René Viljoen, Lenz & Caemmerer, Basel, Switzerland Contributors: A. Apostolidis, H. Blignaut, L....

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Commercial Litigation in Anglophone Africa by Andrew Moran QC and Anthony Kennedy (Juta Publishing)

Commercial Litigation in Anglophone Africa by Juta Publishing, covers the law relating to civil jurisdiction, enforcement of...

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James Weale and Jonathan McDonagh are now registered with full rights of audience in the DIFC Court

We are delighted that James Weale and Jonathan McDonagh are now registered with full rights of audience in Part II...

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Richard Wilson QC and James Brightwell to speak at the KNect 365 Trans Trust International Conference in Bermuda on 3-5 June 2018

We are delighted to announce that Richard Wilson QC and James Brightwell will be speaking at the KNect 365 Private Client...

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Contentious Trade Mark Registry Proceedings by Michael Edenborough QC

Serle Court is delighted to announce the publication of Contentious Trade Mark Registry Proceedings by Michael Edenborough...

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Conor Quigley QC appointed as Arbitrator of the Shanghai International Arbitration Center’s (SHIAC) New Panel.

We are extremely pleased to announce that Conor Quigley QC has been appointed as Arbitrator of the Shanghai International Arbitration...

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Privy Council hands down its advice in long-running Guernsey litigation Investec Trust (Guernsey) Limited v Glenalla Properties Ltd [2018] UKPC 7

The Privy Council has today (23 April 2018) handed down its advice in the weighty and long-running Guernsey litigation of Investec Trust ...

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High Court transfers US$487m yacht frozen in Dubai to judgment creditor and pierces corporate veil of Liechtenstein anstalt

Yesterday (19th April 2018) Haddon-Cave J handed down his reasoned judgment in the latest phase of Mrs Akhmedova's attempts to...

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Who’s Who Legal: UK Bar 2018

The latest edition of Who’s Who Legal: UK Bar has now been published and we are delighted...

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Matthew Morrison joins the Practical Law Company’s Private Client Consultation Board

We are extremely pleased to announce that Matthew Morrison has been invited to join the Practical Law Company’s...

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Trust & Estates Litigation Forum 2018

We are delighted to be sponsoring the prestigious Trust & Estates Litigation Forum for the eleventh year running. The forum...

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Serle Speak - Commercial Litigation

The latest edition of Serle Speak is now available to download here. This edition focuses on topics in commercial litigation,...

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Funds Disputes Forum - 31 January 2018

We are delighted to be supporting the KNect365 Law Funds Disputes & Partnership Law Forum, taking place in London on 31...

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The Legal 500 UK 2018 Awards – Insolvency Junior of the Year

We are delighted that James Mather has been named Insolvency Junior of the Year in this year’s Legal 500...

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Dicey, Morris and Collins, The Conflict of Laws

The 4th supplement to the 15th edition of Dicey, Morris and Collins, The Conflict of Laws has recently been published...

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Private Client Dining (PCD) Club – Cayman Islands

We are delighted to be the hosting sponsor of the inaugural PCD Club event in the Cayman Islands, taking place...

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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...

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International Trusts and Commercial Litigation Conference – New York

Serle Court hosted another very successful International Trusts and Commercial Litigation conference, this year taking place at the InterContinental New...

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Chambers & Partners 2018

The latest Chambers UK Bar directory was published on 2 November and Serle Court and its members continue to be highly...

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The Chambers UK Bar Awards 2017 - Chancery Set of the Year

Serle Court were pleased to attend last night's Chambers UK Bar Awards, and are delighted to have...

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British Legal Awards 2017

Serle Court is one of only 8 chambers shortlisted for this year's Chambers of the Year Award. The British Legal...

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Legal 500 2017

The 2017 Legal 500 directory has just been published and Serle Court continues to be highly recommended. We have 122 individual recommendations across 19...

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Chambers UK Bar Awards Nominations

The Chambers UK Bar Awards shortlist has been announced and we are delighted to have received 2 nominations. As a set,...

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International Trusts and Commercial Litigation Conference - New York - Update

As we announced earlier this year, Serle Court’s International Trusts and Commercial Litigation Conference will take place...

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Serle Speak – Wills, Probate, and Charities

The latest edition of Serle Speak is now available to download here. This edition focuses on topics in wills, probate,...

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Trusts and Commercial Litigation Conference - Jersey

Serle Court hosted a successful Trusts and Commercial Litigation Conference at The Royal Yacht Hotel in Jersey on 15 June 2017. Eleven...

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Transcontinental Trusts 2017 - Geneva

Richard Wilson QC and James Brightwell will be speaking at the Transcontinental Trusts 2017 conference which takes place at the Grand...

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Commentary on the ruling in O’Keefe & Anor v Caner & Ors

In O’Keefe & Anor v Caner & Ors [2017] EWHC 1105 (Ch) it was held on a preliminary issue, and...

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Trusts and Commercial Litigation Conference - Jersey - Update

We announced earlier this year that Serle Court’s Trusts and Commercial Litigation Conference will take place at the...

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Serle Court welcomes top Commercial QC Rupert Reed

Leading Chancery and Commercial set Serle Court is pleased to announce that Rupert Reed QC has joined Chambers on 3rd...

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Transcontinental Trusts: International Forum 2017 - Bermuda

We are delighted to be sponsoring the Transcontinental Trusts: International Forum, taking place at The Fairmont Southampton in Bermuda on ...

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Serle Court announces hire of “outstanding junior” James Brightwell

Leading Commercial and Chancery set Serle Court is pleased to announce the arrival of James Brightwell today, who joins from...

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C5’s 3rd Annual Fraud, Asset Tracing and Recovery Asia Conference – Hong Kong

We are delighted to be sponsoring the Fraud, Asset Tracing and Recovery Conference in Hong Kong on 5-6 June 2017 at...

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Chambers Global 2017

The latest edition of Chambers Global is now available online at www.chambersandpartners.com/guide/global/2. We are delighted...

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Ilott v The Blue Cross (previously Ilott v Mitson) - Briefing Note

Judgment was handed down by 7 Justices of the Supreme Court at 9.45am this morning in the landmark case of Ilott...

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International Trusts and Commercial Litigation Conference – New York

We are delighted to announce that we will again be hosting an International Trusts and Commercial Litigation Conference in New...

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Who’s Who Legal: UK Bar 2017

The latest edition of Who’s Who Legal: UK Bar was published earlier this year and we are delighted...

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Trusts and Commercial Litigation Conference - Jersey

We are pleased to announce that we will be hosting a Trusts and Commercial Litigation Conference at The Royal Yacht...

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International Trust & Private Client Forums: Guernsey and Jersey 2017

We are delighted to be sponsoring the International Trust & Private Client Forums, taking place at The Old Government House...

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Serle Court welcomes back Jonathan Adkin QC

Leading Chancery and Commercial set Serle Court announces the return of top Silk Jonathan Adkin QC, who will be re-joining...

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C5’s Geneva Forum on Fraud, Asset Tracing and Recovery

Elizabeth Jones QC and Jonathan Harris QC (Hon.) will be speaking at the Fraud, Asset Tracing and Recovery Forum in...

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SerleSpeak – Company and Partnership law

The latest edition of SerleSpeak is now available to download on the newsletters section of the website. This edition focuses...

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The Lawyer Top 20 Cases of 2017

The Lawyer has published its Top 20 Cases of 2017 and 4 Serle Court barristers are named in 2 of the cases ranked...

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Trust & Estates Litigation Forum 2017

We are delighted to be sponsoring the prestigious Trust & Estates Litigation Forum for the tenth year running. The forum...

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New Queen’s Counsel for Serle Court

The results of the 2016-17 Queen's Counsel appointment round were announced today. Many congratulations to Dakis Hagen who was...

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Jonathan Harris QC (Hon) gives evidence to House of Lords Select Committee on Brexit and jurisdiction/ enforcement of judgments

Jonathan Harris QC (Hon) gave evidence to the House of Lords EU Justice Committee on 13 December 2016 on the potential implications...

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International Trusts and Commercial Litigation Conference – New York

Serle Court hosted a very successful International Trusts and Commercial Litigation conference at The Peninsula New York Hotel on 14 November 2016. ...

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Chambers & Partners 2017

The latest Chambers UK Bar directory was published on 1 November and Serle Court and its members continue to be highly...

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The Legal 500 UK 2017 Awards – Chambers of the Year

We are delighted to have once again been named “Private client: trusts and probate” Chambers of the Year...

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The Legal 500 UK Awards – 2017

The Legal 500 UK Awards shortlist has been announced and we are delighted to have received 3 nominations. As a set we...

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British Legal Awards 2016

Serle Court is one of only 8 chambers shortlisted for this year's Chambers of the Year Award. "The British...

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Chambers UK Bar Awards Nominations

We are delighted that Serle Court has received two nominations at this year's Bar Awards. The nominations are David...

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