Philip Coppel KC’s Eclipse Litigation featured in The Lawyer’s Top 20 cases of 2024

10 Jan 2024

Commercial and Regulatory

Philip Coppel KC, Cornerstone Barristers Joint Head of Chambers, is instructed in the Eclipse litigation, announced by The Lawyer as one of its Top 20 cases of 2024. Philip is instructed by Edwin Coe LLP on behalf of approximately 400 claimants in a claim for deceit against HSBC for a considerable amount of damages.

A trial is listed for 9 weeks commencing from 29 January, and has been described by The Lawyer as a “Hollywood blockbuster”.

Philip is instructed by David Greene, Thomas Johnson and Ian Chai of Edwin Coe LLP, and is leading Zachary Kell of Radcliffe Chambers.

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Philip is a leading silk in commercial litigation (including civil fraud, bank matters and tax disputes), all areas of government law (including planning, elections, licensing and finance) and data protection/FOI/privacy law.

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