Expert resume of Michael Brindle QC
Call date: 1975
Silk date: 1992
Summary of Practice
Work in the commercial/corporate sphere and in employment law. Emphasis on banking and financial services, company law, professional negligence in financial and commercial matters, insurance, arbitration and international trade. Experience in City-related matters, including litigation arising out of audits, take-overs and rights issues. Practice in chancery as well as commercial and common law courts. Sits as international arbitrator.
Recommendations (Practitioners' Guides)
Michael Brindle QC was awarded “Barrister of the Year” at The Lawyer Awards 2010 and is ranked in both Chambers UK & Legal 500 as a leading silk;
New College, Oxford MA
Entrance Scholarship (Ella Stephens)
1972 First Class Hons Classics
1974 First Class Hons Jurisprudence
1976-82 Part-Time Lecturer at New College, Oxford - Jurisprudence
Member of Financial Markets Law Committee
Chairman of Advisory Council of “Public concern at work” Former Chairman of the Commercial Bar Association
Former Chairman of Bar Council Education and Training Committee and International Committee
Appointed to the SIAC, and Kuala Lumpur Panels of Arbitrators (Singapore and Malaysia) Appointed to the DIFC Courts Register of Practitioners (Dubai)
Recorder of the Crown Court 2001
Deputy High Court Judge 1999
Former Chairman of Trustees of “Public Concern at Work”. Former member of Financial Reporting Review Panel.
Special advisor to Trade & Industry Select Committee re “Export Licensing and BMARC”. Head of Chambers 2003 – 2008.
Working knowledge of French, Italian and Greek.