Amy Proferes


Year of Call: 2012

Intelligent and commercially astute, she is very good at papers, an excellent advocate and approachable with lay clients and those instructing alike.”

Client

Practice Overview

Amy has a broad commercial Chancery practice and appears regularly in the County Courts and High Court. She has particular interests in property, wills and probate, insolvency, and civil fraud.

Before coming to the Bar, Amy worked at a mergers and acquisitions advisory firm specialising in aerospace and industrials, following postgraduate studies in History & Middle Eastern Studies at Harvard University.

Amy is an advocacy tutor at Lincoln's Inn and also helps run the Inn's debating society. She is a committee member of the Property Bar Association.

News & Events

  • News

    Serle Court receives rankings in the Legal 500 EMEA for UAE expertise

    Serle Court has recently been ranked in the Legal 500's EMEA directory for its work in the Middle East. ... Read More

    News

    SerleSpeak No.23 - Property

    SerleSpeak no.23 focuses on topics in law of Property. This edition begins with Christopher Stoner QC considering the Supreme Court'... Read More

  • Events

    Serle Court 4th International Trusts and Commercial Litigation Conference 2019 (New York)

    Location: Rainbow Room, 30 Rockefeller Plaza, New York Read More

    Events

    Channel Islands Commercial and Offshore Trusts Conference 2019

    Location: Grand Jersey Hotel & Spa, Esplande, St Helier, JE2 3QA Read More

Education & Qualifications

Birkbeck, University of London: Accelerated LLB (First)
City University: BPTC (Very Competent)
Harvard University: Doctoral work in History & Middle Eastern Studies
Harvard University: MA Middle Eastern Studies
School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London: MA Islamic Art and Archaeology (Merit)
Harvard University: BA Sociology (cum laude)

Memberships

Chancery Bar Association
Property Bar Association
Young Fraud Lawyers Association
Liberty

BSB Registration

Amy Linnea Proferes

Prizes

Wolfson Scholarship, Lincoln’s Inn
Hardwicke Award, Lincoln’s Inn
Pearson Publication Prize for best overall result in LLB, Birkbeck
Foreign Language and Area Studies Fellowships during doctoral work, US Department of Education
Winner, Atkin’s Court Forms Moot, 2012 (judged by Lord Neuberger)

News & Events

  • News

    Serle Court receives rankings in the Legal 500 EMEA for UAE expertise

    Serle Court has recently been ranked in the Legal 500's EMEA directory for its work in the Middle East. ... Read More

    News

    SerleSpeak No.23 - Property

    SerleSpeak no.23 focuses on topics in law of Property. This edition begins with Christopher Stoner QC considering the Supreme Court'... Read More

  • Events

    Serle Court 4th International Trusts and Commercial Litigation Conference 2019 (New York)

    Location: Rainbow Room, 30 Rockefeller Plaza, New York Read More

    Events

    Channel Islands Commercial and Offshore Trusts Conference 2019

    Location: Grand Jersey Hotel & Spa, Esplande, St Helier, JE2 3QA Read More