Date of call: 1968
Lord Grabiner is a commercial lawyer with a substantial court and advisory practice. For over 40 years he has been involved in much of the highest profile commercial litigation that has been fought in London. Specialising in banking & finance, oil & gas, civil fraud, competition and company disputes, Lord Grabiner is highly experienced both as an advocate in the High Court and also an arbitrator in domestic and international arbitrations. He sits as a Deputy High Court Judge and is the Non-executive Chairman of Arcadia.
"Lord Grabiner remains one of the most eminent counsel at the Bar. He has great personal presence in court and commands considerable respect from the bench. Behind the scenes he gives clear, clever and practical advice, has invaluable insight into tactical issues and knows what arguments will appeal to the court and what points can and cannot successfully be run. He is very easy to work with, popular and respected by clients and opponents." Chambers & Partners UK 2013
In court he has "a bearing which immediatley commands respect." One of the go-to silks of the modern era. Chambers & Partners UK 2012
Anthony Grabiner QC's "reputation precedes him" and clients confirm he "undoubtedly lives up to his profile as a star at the Bar." Lauded for his "superb judgment," interviewees say: "He offers invaluable insight into tactical issues and has a great ability to know what arguments will appeal to the court." Chambers & Partners UK 2012
One of the most illustrious silks at the Commerical Bar. Not only is he an "incisive and instinctive advocate" who "has judges deferring to his gravtias," he also possesses "superb client skills." Chambers & Partners UK 2012
Lord Grabiner is 'an obvious heavyweight' and 'a first-rate advocate'. He is valued for 'his fabulous rapport with clients, particularly those needing a reassuring presence'. Legal 500 2011