Quadrant Chambers welcomes Banking and Commercial Litigator Simon Oakes


Quadrant Chambers is delighted to welcome Simon Oakes to Quadrant Chambers. Simon is a commercial litigator with a particular focus on banking & financial services matters. He has been involved in major banking cases in recent years, including the LIBOR manipulation cases of Graiseley Properties Ltd v Barclays Bank Plc in the Court of Appeal, and Aldersgate v Bank of Scotland in the High Court.

“I am very excited to be joining Quadrant Chambers. Quadrant’s reputation for commercial litigation goes without saying; the set also has a very strong – and growing - banking & finance team and I am very much looking forward to being part of its continued development. I think the set will provide an excellent platform for me to further develop the banking and commercial litigation practice which I built up at Outer Temple Chambers. I leave behind many good friends at OTC, and wish them all the best for the future.“ Simon Oakes

“It is a real pleasure to welcome Simon to Quadrant Chambers. He will be a fantastic addition to Quadrant and in particular our banking and commercial litigation offering ,which goes from strength to strength following the arrival of banking and commercial specialists Paul Downes QC, Emily Saunderson, Stewart Chirnside and Joseph Sullivan early last year.” Simon Croall QC, Head of Quadrant Chambers

Quadrant Chambers is ranked as a leading banking and finance and commercial dispute resolution set.

… a strong stable of commercially minded banking litigators with a strong track record in major civil disputes. (Legal 500 UK Bar 2019)

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