Zedra Fiduciary Services (UK) Ltd v Attorney General [2023] EWCA Civ 1332

The Court of Appeal has now conclusively determined that the National Fund (a charitable fund of approximately £550m) should be applied in reduction of the National Debt, confirming the judgment given by Mr Justice Zacaroli in [2022] EWHC 102 (Ch). The Trustee’s appeal, which was brought with the authority of the Court, raised significant questions […]

Last Bus Ltd (t/a Dublin Coach) v Dawsongroup Bus and Coach Ltd [2023] EWCA Civ

Stuart Benzie acted for the Respondent in Last Bus Ltd (t/a Dublin Coach) v Dawsongroup Bus and Coach Ltd [2023] EWCA Civ. 1297, in an appeal against the order of Andrew Baker J in the Commercial Court giving summary judgment in favour of the Defendant. The case involved a transaction where the Claimant had purchased […]

Dubai Arbitration Week 2023 – Impact of Sanctions on Conduct of Arbitration: Practical Issues

We are delighted to share that Shantanu Majumdar KC is speaking at Impact of Sanctions on Conduct of Arbitration: Practical Issues hosted by Rybalkin, Gortsunyan, Dyakin & Partners for Dubai Arbitration Week 2023. Shantanu and panelists will cover pressing issues related to conduct of international arbitration proceedings affected by sanctions regimes. They shall discuss tools and […]

Dubai Arbitration Week 2023

Radcliffe Chambers is delighted to announce that Shantanu Majumdar KC, Zachary Kell and Callum Clark will be in Dubai over Dubai Arbitration Week, 13 – 17 November 2023. If you would like to arrange a meeting with Shantanu, Zachary or Callum please contact us at events@radcliffechambers.com. They look forward to seeing you there.

Radcliffe Chambers ranked as a leading set in Chambers UK Bar 2024

We are delighted to be recognised as a leading set by Chambers UK Bar 2024, achieving 72 individual barrister rankings, which includes 2 star individuals, 21 new and improved, and 1 up and coming. Radcliffe Chambers has been recognised for its expertise in 14 practice areas (listed below), which includes a tier 1 ranking for […]

Dunlop v Romanoff [2023] UKUT 200 (LC)

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The Dunlop family has farmed Lunsford Farm since 1888. Originally, the Dunlops were tenant farmers, but in 1918 Thomas Dunlop (the then-tenant) purchased Lunsford Farm. The conveyance included a schedule which listed each field in the Farm by Ordnance Survey plot number and area, but the parcels clause said the plan “more particularly delineated” the […]

Commercial Barrister Stuart Benzie Joins Radcliffe Chambers

We are delighted to announce we have recruited another highly regarded commercial barrister, Stuart Benzie. This further bolsters our already strong commercial offering, alongside our renowned traditional chancery practice. Stuart is recommended in Chambers UK, Chambers Global and Legal 500 for commercial dispute resolution, commercial fraud, and sport. Clients’ comments include “Stuart is utterly brilliant […]