Robert joined the firm in September 2015 and specialises in trust, insolvency and commercial litigation. Robert was called to the English bar in 2006 (currently non-practising) and practised at Radcliffe Chambers in Lincoln’s Inn. In 2012 Robert joined Ogier in the BVI. There Robert advised on, and appeared before the BVI High Court and Eastern Caribbean Court of Appeal in, trust, corporate and commercial, and insolvency litigation matters.
At Radcliffe Chambers, Robert had a broad Chancery practice across trusts, wills, property, insolvency and commercial litigation, and appeared regularly in interim applications, trials and appeals in the County Court, High Court and Court of Appeal. At Ogier, Robert developed a wealth of experience dealing with interim remedies such as freezing injunctions, receivership applications and Norwich Pharmacal disclosure. Robert also regularly advised trustees and company directors on their duties. At Dickinson Gleeson Robert has acted in and advised clients in a number of high-value commercial matters in particular involving breach of trust claims, disclosure and enforcement of foreign orders in relation to trusts, actions to remove trustees and protectors, freezing injunctions and insolvency procedures. He is in the latter stages of completing his Jersey Advocate exams and won the prize for the highest mark in the Trusts exams in 2016. He has been described as “particularly good” (Legal 500 2014) and as “well regarded” (Legal 500 2013).
Robert is a member of ARIES, The Middle Temple, an Overseas Member of the Chancery Bar Association, and an Honorary Member of Radcliffe Chambers.
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