Charlotte Beynon


Year of Call: 2015

“pragmatic, responsive and commercial.”

Client

Practice Overview

Charlotte has a broad commercial chancery practice with particular experience in the fields of contentious trusts, civil fraud and commercial litigation. She frequently deals with complex, high-value cases, both onshore and offshore, often with international elements. She is currently instructed in several offshore trust disputes, a multi-million dollar foreign-law governed Commercial Court dispute concerning allegations of bribery and a high-profile piece of UK insolvency litigation concerning directors’ misfeasance claims.

Charlotte regularly appears in the High Court and County Court both led and as sole counsel. She also appears as specialist chancery counsel in matrimonial proceedings in the Family Division.

News & Events

  • News

    Serle Court has 8 barristers appearing in the JCPC in one of the most important trust cases in recent years

    The matter of Grand View Private Trust Company and another v Wong and others (Bermuda) No 1 and No 2 ... Read More

    News

    Judgment in King v Stiefel [2021] EWHC 1045 (Comm)

    In a judgment handed down this morning, the Commercial Court has struck out a £58 million claim in unlawful means... Read More

  • Events

    BUCKLESconnect Webinar: What do we tell the beneficiaries? Privilege and disclosure post-Dawson-Damer and Wong?

    Location: Online Read More

    Events

    CIGA and Directors’ Duties Webinar

    Location: Online Read More

Education & Qualifications

University College, Oxford: BA English Literature (Double First)
City University: GDL; BPTC

Scholarships and Prizes

Eastham, Lord Mansfield, Lord Bowen and Hardwicke Scholarships (Lincoln’s Inn) Buchanan Prize (Lincoln’s Inn)
Barstow Scholarship (City University)
Stephen Boyd Memorial Prize, Academic Scholarship (University College, Oxford)

Awards

News & Events

  • News

    Serle Court has 8 barristers appearing in the JCPC in one of the most important trust cases in recent years

    The matter of Grand View Private Trust Company and another v Wong and others (Bermuda) No 1 and No 2 ... Read More

    News

    Judgment in King v Stiefel [2021] EWHC 1045 (Comm)

    In a judgment handed down this morning, the Commercial Court has struck out a £58 million claim in unlawful means... Read More

  • Events

    BUCKLESconnect Webinar: What do we tell the beneficiaries? Privilege and disclosure post-Dawson-Damer and Wong?

    Location: Online Read More

    Events

    CIGA and Directors’ Duties Webinar

    Location: Online Read More