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Practice Summary

Joyce Arnold has a broad commercial practice in a wide range of chambers’ practice areas. She has experience of both litigation and international arbitration and has worked on a number of complex and high-value cases, including appeals to the Court of Appeal.  Joyce is happy working as sole counsel or as part of a larger team.

Recent and current instructions include:

  • The Spartan litigation
    Acting (led by Sa'ad Hossain QC and Jamie Goldsmith) in high-value and complex litigation surrounding an investment company. The trial (of three inter-related claims) is set down for twelve weeks from May 2017.
  • SDI Retail Services Limited v King and others [2017] EWHC 737 (Ch)
    Joyce (led by Richard Hill QC) obtained permission for SDI to continue a derivative claim brought on behalf of Rangers Retail Limited against two directors of Rangers Retail and Rangers FC. Joyce appeared by herself for SDI against a silk at the heavily-contested consequentials hearing.
  • Search order
    Joyce (led by David Cavender QC) obtained a search order against a consultancy company's former employee and his new employer.
  • BDW v Fitzpatrick
    Acting (led by Daniel Toledano QC) for the claimant construction company in a bribery claim against a former employee.
  • Arbitration challenge
    Joyce (led by Simon Colton) made a successful section 68 challenge to an arbitration award concerning breach of contract and breach of trust claims.