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Contact with chambers should be made through the Practice Management Team. They are happy to discuss client requirements and provide further information on such matters as the expertise and experience of individual members, fees, working practices and languages spoken. We have members able to work in French, German, Italian, Spanish, Dutch, Swedish, Greek and Chinese (Mandarin).

Outside working hours, a member of our team is always available to be contacted on matters of an urgent nature. Contact should be made using the Chambers main number or email.

To contact our Singapore office, please contact our BD Director, Asia, Rachel Foxton. Out of office hours calls will automatically be diverted to our clerking team in London.

London

20 Essex Street
London
WC2R 3AL

enquiries@twentyessex.com
t: +44 20 7842 1200

Singapore

28 Maxwell Road
#02-03
Maxwell Chambers Suites
Singapore 069120

singapore@twentyessex.com
t: +65 62257230

Contact

Contact with chambers should be made through the Practice Management Team. They are happy to discuss client requirements and provide further information on such matters as the expertise and experience of individual members, fees, working practices and languages spoken. We have members able to work in French, German, Italian, Spanish, Dutch, Swedish, Greek and Chinese (Mandarin).

Outside working hours, a member of our team is always available to be contacted on matters of an urgent nature. Contact should be made using the Chambers main number or email.

To contact our Singapore office, please contact our BD Director, Asia, Rachel Foxton. Out of office hours calls will automatically be diverted to our clerking team in London.

London

20 Essex Street
London
WC2R 3AL

enquiries@twentyessex.com
t: +44 20 7842 1200

Singapore

28 Maxwell Road
#02-03
Maxwell Chambers Suites
Singapore 069120

singapore@twentyessex.com
t: +65 62257230

Technology, media and telecoms

Twenty Essex is instructed in this area because members are innovative in their approach, manage precedent-setting cases and achieve excellent outcomes for clients, whilst deploying their extensive commercial expertise.

Members are involved in cases concerning the full range of technology and media businesses, from software giants, international telecoms companies and broadcasters, to startups, venture capitalists and entrepreneurs.

Recent cases have included claims relating to software licence misuse; performance delays and service provision in multi-million pound outsourcing and transformation contracts; broadcasting satellites; data protection and breaches; sales of technology companies; and cyber-fraud. Members’breadth of experience enables them to respond to the particular complexities that arise from technological innovation in, amongst others, the financial, insurance and energy sectors.

Members have written and contributed to books and articles on a range of key issues, including IT project disputes, cybersecurity, cryptoassets and blockchain.

Duncan Matthews QC

Silk: 2002 - Call: 1986

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Timothy Young QC

Silk: 1996 - Call: 1977

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Paul Lowenstein QC

Silk: 2009 - Call: 1988

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Lawrence Akka QC

Silk: 2012 - Call: 1991

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Henry Byam-Cook

Call: 2000

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Christopher Newman

Call: 2003 (England and Wales); 2017 (British Virgin Islands)

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Josephine Davies

Call: 2006

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Mahnaz Malik

Call: 2002 (New York); 2012 (England and Wales)

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Oliver Caplin

Call: 2012

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Thomas Leary

Call: 2012

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Matthew McGhee

Call: 2013

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Andrew Dinsmore

Call: 2013 (England and Wales); 2018 (Northern Ireland)

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Sam Goodman

Call: 2015

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Fiona Whiteside

Call: 2017

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Dr Michael Moser

Call: 1981 (New York)

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Sir Mark Havelock-Allan QC

Silk: 1993 - Call: 1974

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