PCP Capital Partners LLP and others v. Barclays Bank Plc

11 members of One Essex Court featured in The Lawyer’s Top 10 Appeals of 2022

January 19 2022

One Essex Court is delighted that 11 members of chambers are involved in 2 of the appeals featured in The Lawyer’s recently published Top 10 Appeals of 2022. SKAT (the Danish Customs and Tax Administration) v Solo Capital Partners (in Special Administration) and others  This three-day appeal scheduled for 25 January 2022 follows a hearing in 2021 before Mr Justice Andrew Baker,...

One Essex Court sponsors ACI / C5 Fraud, Asset Tracing & Recovery Miami

January 17 2022

One Essex Court is pleased to once again sponsor the ACI / C5 Fraud, Asset Tracing & Recovery Miami conference, which will take place in Miami on 24-25 January. We are delighted that Steven Elliott QC and Andrew McLeod will be speaking on Day One on “Hot topics in offshore fraud and asset recovery litigation”. Within the session, Steven Elliott (along with Jennifer Fox, Ogier) will discuss...

One Essex Court featured in 7 of The Lawyer’s Top Cases of 2022

January 13 2022

One Essex Court is delighted that 14 members of chambers are involved across 7 of the cases featured in The Lawyer’s recently published Top 20 Cases of 2022. A summary of those cases are, as follows: Vatche Manoukian v Société Générale Banque Liban In this February 2022 trial, the claimant – a high-profile philanthropist in Armenia – alleges that the Lebanese...

In contempt proceedings against former partner at a leading law firm, High Court makes unprecedented order to compel two individuals to attend the trial and be cross-examined by both sides

January 12 2022

Ocado Group Plc v Raymond McKeeve [2021] EWHC 3542 (Ch) On 21 December 2021, Mr Justice Miles ordered that two individuals be compelled to attend the trial of a contempt application, so that they can be cross-examined by both the claimant and the defendant. This is an unprecedented order, justified in the exceptional circumstances of this case. In July 2019, Ocado brought a claim against Mr Hillary...