International Commercial Litigation

Members of Chambers act in large-scale and complex international commercial litigation across a range of market sectors, both in the Courts of England and Wales andoffshore.

Our expertise

Henderson Chambers offers market leading experience in:

  • International disputes involving multiple parties and jurisdictions
  • Advice upon complex jurisdictional and conflicts of laws issues
  • International sale of goods and product supply chain disputes
  • Civil fraud and asset tracing claims with an international element, including claims for the freezing or recovery of assets overseas
  • Relief, including injunctions, in support of proceedings overseas

Notable recent cases:

  • Chevron Corporation v Amazonia Recovery Limited & others (Supreme Court of Gibraltar, 2015): defending complex commercial conspiracy claim arising from US$18 billion judgment in the bitterly fought Lago Agrio litigation
  • Stirling Mortimer Global Property Fund PCC Ltd v. ELS & others (Commercial Court, ongoing): acting for Guernsey fund in recovery of €59m from defendants in a range of EU and US jurisdictions
  • Astrazeneca Insurance Company Ltd v XL Insurance (Bermuda) Ltd & Anor [2013] EWCA Civ 1660:acting in first Commercial Court decision addressing Bermuda Form construction issues

 

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