Dakis Hagen QC


Year of Call: 2002 Year of Silk: 2017

“Incredibly clever… Commercial and able to think strategically”

Chambers and Partners

Practice Overview

Dakis Hagen QC specialises in Chancery litigation, both commercial and traditional. His cases usually involve international structures, most often trusts, allegations of fraud or professional negligence and asset tracing. Dakis is ranked in Chambers & Partners for Chancery: Commercial and Chancery: Traditional as well as for Trusts and Offshore. Chambers HNW has placed him in Band 1 for Traditional Chancery.  The Legal 500 ranks him for Civil Fraud, Professional Negligence and Private Client work.  He is named in the Legal Week Private Client Global Elite.

Before taking silk Dakis won Chancery Junior of the Year at the Chambers Bar Awards (2014) and was nominated in 2018 for Chancery Silk of the Year. The international nature of Dakis' practice has meant that he is instructed both by London solicitors and also directly from overseas (including from the USA, the Caribbean, Bermuda, Luxembourg, Gibraltar and the Channel Islands). He has appeared as leading counsel in courts in the Cayman Islands, BVI, Bermuda and Gibraltar as well as frequently in London. He is co-chairman of the Legal Week Trusts & Estates Litigation Forum (formerly known as the "Provence conference").

News & Events

  • News

    Citywealth Leaders List 2020

    Serle Court is proud to announce that Dakis Hagen QC, James Brightwell and James Weale have been included in... Read More

    News

    Chambers Global Guide 2020

    Serle Court is delighted to announce that chambers has been ranked as a set in 4 practice areas of the... Read More

  • Events

    Pakistan v Prince Mukarram Jah & Ors: The Inside Story

    Location: Online, via ZOOM 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

  • “Fabulous to work with… technically excellent”

    Chambers and Partners
  • “Very good at strategising and winning arguments”

    Chambers and Partners

Education & Qualifications

MA (double first) - Peterhouse, Cambridge

University GDL - City University

Lord Mansfield, Lord Bowen and Hardwicke Scholar - Lincoln’s Inn

Memberships

Chancery Bar Association

Commercial bar Association

Languages

French (good working knowledge)

BSB Registration

Dakis Steven Hagen

VAT Number

821059847

Awards

Chambers UK

Junior of the Year: Chancery

News & Events

  • News

    Citywealth Leaders List 2020

    Serle Court is proud to announce that Dakis Hagen QC, James Brightwell and James Weale have been included in... Read More

    News

    Chambers Global Guide 2020

    Serle Court is delighted to announce that chambers has been ranked as a set in 4 practice areas of the... Read More

  • Events

    Pakistan v Prince Mukarram Jah & Ors: The Inside Story

    Location: Online, via ZOOM 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