Three new silks at One Essex Court

December 22 2021

One Essex Court is delighted to announce that Alexander Polley, Sebastian Isaac and James MacDonald have all been successful in their applications for Silk. The awards will take effect following an official ceremony in 2022.  

High Court rejects joinder of non-participating representative defendants to pre- and post-Brexit database rights claim

December 02 2021

On 1 December 2021 Mr Justice Marcus Smith handed down judgment in the case of Genius Sports Technologies Ltd & ors v Soft Construct (Malta) Ltd & ors [2021] EWHC 3200 (Ch). Applying the recent Judgment of the UK Supreme Court in Lloyd v Google [2021] UKSC 50, the Court rejected the Claimants’ proposal for joinder of five defendants in a non-participating representative capacity. The Claimants...

One Essex Court sponsors Legal Business Financial Regulatory and Disputes Summit 2021

November 24 2021

One Essex Court is pleased to once again sponsor the Legal Business Financial Regulatory and Disputes Summit, which will take place on 1 December in London. We are delighted that three members of Chambers will be speaking at the Summit: Sonia Tolaney QC will participate in the first panel session, “Back to the Future – 2021 Highlights and 2022+ Insights”; Jeffery Onions QC will consider...

Julian Ghosh QC wins Tax Silk of the Year at Chambers UK Bar Awards

November 19 2021

We are delighted that Julian Ghosh QC has been awarded the Tax Silk of the Year prize at the Chambers UK Bar Awards 2022.   In addition to the above, One Essex Court also received shortlist nominations in Commercial Litigation (Set of the Year; Junior of the Year) Banking (Set of the Year; Silk of the Year; Junior of the Year) and International Arbitration (Set of the Year) reflecting...