Cecilia makes a unique contribution to the legal affairs of her clients, particularly with respect to China and the Asia-Pacific region, thanks to her in-depth knowledge and ties to this region, as well as her Mandarin Chinese language and cultural knowledge. She regularly speaks at international conferences, gives seminars for international lawyers, arbitrators and judges, and writes on English legal topics. Prior to joining the Independent Bar Association of England and Wales, Cecilia worked for several years in law firms from London City to London and Shanghai, mainly in a variety of commercial litigation and arbitration. Prior to her legal career, she worked for over a decade in international trade and development in the UK and China. 9 Stone Buildings is a business law firm and one of the oldest rooms established at Lincoln`s Inn, with a history dating back to 1893. Although it has a proud tradition and heritage, it is a modern and progressive ensemble that is committed to meeting the needs and expectations of all its customers with professionalism and integrity. Its members have a reputation for advocacy, knowledge and experience that enable it to provide its clients with the highest standards of legal advice and representation in today`s rapidly changing world. Trusts, settlements and wills are a specialty, as are estates, estate administration and family benefits. 9 Stone Buildings has extensive expertise and experience in foreign jurisdictions and international law. “Excellent rooms, with real strength in depth.
Availability of consultants at all levels. The seminars I attended were always informative and entertaining. She currently advises clients on disputes arising from the international purchase of goods and international banking services. She has recently assisted clients in enforcing the foreign arbitral award and obtaining a freezing order in support of enforcement in England. Chambers of George Bompas QC has been recommended in the 2021 edition of The Legal 500 United Kingdom Bar in 7 practice areas. “Serle Court is a great package, especially good for controversial trusts and offshore works. A wide range of qualified practitioners. “James Ladbrook has wonderful customer service skills.
He strives to build relationships with lawyers and works hand in hand with his lawyers to make sure everything goes smoothly. “XXIV has been one of the leading groups focused on the offshore market for many years. It has the kind of strength and depth you expect in this area. “Excellent clerks will have reasonable conversations about costs, easy to work with, down-to-earth but knowledgeable in the field. “The whole thing is fantastic. All the lawyers we have worked with are very intelligent and offer practical, commercial and detailed advice and are very easy to work with. Some of our members are tasked, as experts, with testifying and making a written statement in foreign jurisdictions. “I`ve always found the service and staff to be excellent, and they`ve been especially helpful recently when we`ve received last-minute instructions on an issue with an upcoming hearing.” Association of Insolvency Lawyers; Bar Association of Law Firms. At New Square Chambers, Alexander Learmonth KC took silk in 2021. In Moaven v.
Texeira, he successfully filed an application for the removal of his client`s brother-in-law as trustee of her late husband`s trustee and a decision on costs. On another issue, Mark Hubbard is acting as the plaintiff`s sole english counsel in a sibling dispute over ownership and control of a Manx company that holds a significant real estate portfolio. She currently advises clients on commodities trading disputes and uCP 600 (Uniform Customs and Practice for Documentary Credits, 2007 Revision, ICC Publication No. 600 (“UCP 600”). 9 Stone Buildings provides expertise in corporate and personal bankruptcy, and her lawyers are highly regarded for their handling of insolvency disputes involving allegations of fraud or professional negligence. Lawyers across the board also have experience in handling misconduct lawsuits brought by directors, while trust or estate matters are also an important area of strength for the team. The ensemble is regularly informed of domestic and cross-border claims, and its impressive client list includes liquidators, creditors and government agencies such as HMRC. Instructive lawyers praise 9 Stone as an “extremely user-friendly, very responsive and very commercial set.” Chambers and Partners 2022 Edition “Chancery chambers 9 Stone Buildings is “an impressive ensemble that demonstrates a wide range of knowledge and experience, from junior to senior counsel.” Legal 500 “The clerks are top notch, especially Marc Schofield, who responds quickly, is easy to manipulate and really strives to help as best he can. Peter Shaw KC – 9 Stone Buildings` His calm and deliberate behavior belies an encyclopedic knowledge of bankruptcy law, and he picks up niche points that others wouldn`t.