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What We Do

Members of Fountain Court are recognised as leaders in a number of areas and offer a variety of legal services.

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Fountain Court is a long-established set of commercial barristers in the ‘magic circle’ and at the forefront of financial and commercial dispute resolution. Our members have a wide range of expertise across a range of practice areas and act in some of the highest profile and complex disputes.







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Alternative Dispute Resolution

Some disputes will not need to be heard in court. Not only can we help clients achieve early resolution to complex disputes but many of our members accept appointments as arbitrators or are CEDR accredited mediators.

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Whether a dispute emanates from the UK, Europe, Asia, the Caribbean, Latin America, the Middle East or Africa, we have the necessary experience and track record to represent clients and encourage the best possible outcome. Many of our members are also called to overseas Bars.

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Pupillage at Fountain Court

Our pupils have the opportunity to work with some of the brightest and most successful advocates in London and to be part of precedent-setting commercial cases, and we are committed to taking on all successful pupils as tenants after evaluation.

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Equality & Diversity

We believe in and promote equal and fair treatment for all and are committed to creating an inclusive culture. We strive to retain and recruit talented individuals from all walks of life and regard this as essential to our standing as a leading commercial set.

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“A premium commercial set whose overall talent pool is second to none” and is home to “a really superb bunch of barristers.”

Chambers Global

“The set is commended for having ‘done a huge amount in recent years to promote and recruit women, making them one of the most gender-diverse sets at the commercial bar’.”

The Legal 500

“This is one of the super sets. There is a strength in depth there that is very comforting. It is a chambers you go to if you want to get results.”

Chambers & Partners

“The set has a knack for attracting the best of the best – who also happen to be nice people.”

The Legal 500

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Principal liable for agent’s pre-contractual representations despite not being a contracting party

Following a two-week trial in the Commercial Court, Henshaw J. last week…

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Entries open for the Christopher Bathurst Prize 2022

Fountain Court Chambers has announced the details for its annual Christopher Bathurst…

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Hewlett-Packard prevails in its Autonomy-related fraud claims: full judgment handed down

Following the release of a summary of his conclusions on 28 January…

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Matthew Gearing QC appointed Vice President of the LCIA Court

The London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA) has announced that Fountain Court’s…

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