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Practice Summary

Eleanor Campbell’s practice covers the broad range of commercial work in international and domestic litigation, arbitration and expert determination, and includes associated EU/Competition and regulatory aspects where they arise in that context.

Eleanor has been involved in a number of high profile cases, including: Tangent Investments Ltd v. MF Global UK Ltd & Anr [2009] 2 All ER (Comm) 589, which saw the first claim of its kind in which damages for lost profits were awarded to a trader; and Berezovsky v. Abramovich [2012] EWHC 2463 (Comm). 

More recently, Eleanor has continued to amass an impressive level of sole advocacy experience, both in substantive international arbitrations and before the English Courts; as well as involvement (with leaders) in jurisdictional / interlocutory disputes (including applications for urgent relief), and appeals to the Court of Appeal.

Eleanor has experience as sole advocate before Tribunals constituted under ICC, LCIA and ad hoc UNCITRAL rules and (with leader) of SIAC.  She speaks and reads French, and has recently appeared before an international Tribunal where this skill-set has been utilised. 

Eleanor is ranked as a Leading Junior in International Arbitration in the Legal 500, 2016.

"An excellent advocate and strong at building rapport with the tribunal." (Legal 500, International Arbitration, 2016)

"An excellent junior who brings well-thought-through advice and a fresh perspective." (Legal 500, 2015)

"Brilliant both in the written and oral phase of proceedings." (Legal 500, 2014)

"Eleanor Campbell is 'so good and subtle with witnesses that you end up feeling sorry for the opposing attorneys'." (Legal 500, 2013)

Eleanor is a member of the Attorney-General's 'B' Panel of Counsel.