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Practice Summary

Camilla was called to the bar in 1996 and took silk in 2013. She has also been called to the Bar of the Grand Court of the Cayman Islands, the Bar of the Supreme Court of the Eastern Caribbean (Virgin Islands) and is registered with DIFC on the Register of Practitioners (Part II) in Dubai. Camilla's practice covers the broad spectrum of company and commercial law arising both domestically and internationally in litigation and arbitration. She has particular expertise in issues concerning jurisdiction and conflict of laws and she is a contributor to Gore-Browne on Companies. 

"Has the ability to focus on what the likely response of the court will be. She is incredibly experienced and really refreshing to work with." (Chambers & Partners 2022 - Commercial Dispute Resolution)

"Camilla excels at keeping an eye on the bigger picture and overall strategy." "She is tenacious and knows how to read the court." "Fun to work with, she is brilliant in cross-examination." (Chambers Global 2021, Commercial)

"A delight to work with, and a team player. She can also be utterly relied upon to be more prepared and on top of her brief than the opposition." (Legal 500 2021 - Civil Fraud) 

"One of the most effective advocates and cross-examiners of her generation. She is also a delight to work with, and a team player." (Legal 500 2021 - Commercial Litigation)

"Incredibly approachable and is a highly-skilled advocate – her knowledge of her field is awesome; her insights into strategy invaluable. " (Legal 500 2020 - Commercial Litigation)

"She has the ability to cut through complicated issues and present them in a way that appeals to a judge." "A phenomenal advocate who can cross-examine like few others, she is both charming and persuasive."  (Chambers & Partners 2020 - Commercial Dispute Resolution)

"Her advocacy is first class and her cross-examination skills are up there with the best." (Legal 500 2019 - Commercial Dispute Resolution)

"Understands the client's needs, gets on top of the law, works well with a team and cares about how information affects the client." "She's lovely, as she's absolutely down-to-earth and very intelligent." (Chambers & Partners 2019 - Commercial Dispute Resolution)

"Her combination of great intellect, strategic insight and interpersonal skills maker her a class act." (Legal 500 2018 - Commercial Dispute Resolution)

"Insightful, super-intelligent, charming, down-to-earth, and an excellent advocate who has real chemistry with the client." "She can read the court well" (Chambers & Partners UK 2018 - Commercial Dispute Resolution)

"Smart and savvy, she really gets to the heart of the problem and comes up with solutions very quickly." "She is very bright and creative in her thinking." (Chambers & Partners UK 2017 - Commercial Dispute Resolution)

"A real leader of the Bar. A breath of fresh air - she has a no-nonsense approach and doesn't sit on the fence". (Chambers UK 2016)

"Excellent with clients, robust and fearless." (Chambers & Partners UK, 2015)

"[Camilla] has a great ability to get down to whatever level of detail you need. She communicates in a way that anyone can understand." (Chambers & Partners UK, 2014)

'a rare find, she is not your run-of-the-mill clever barrister'.  Impressed sources highlight her firm grasp of factual and legal points, commanding advocacy and highly personable manner as being all points in her favour.'" (Chambers UK, 2013)

“Camilla Bingham QC’s silk appointment ‘was well deserved’.  ‘She will go from strength to strength as a leader’ thanks in part to her ‘willingness to roll her sleeves up when dealing with difficult clients” (Legal 500, 2013)

" excellent advocate and fantastic team player.  She has a first-class mind and is great on paper as well as on her feet" (Legal 500, 2012)

Camilla was named by The Lawyer as one of 2012's "Hot 100 Lawyers", singled out for her "commercial awareness and ability to connect with lay clients."