Greg Plunkett

Call 2013

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Practice Overview

Greg is a commercial and chancery barrister. He was formerly a senior partner and head of a commercial litigation team at Hill Dickinson LLP, a leading UK and international law firm. He was a Board Member and the firm’s Money Laundering Reporting Officer for many years. A desire to continue practising law at the highest level led Greg to transfer to the Bar in 2013. He qualified as a solicitor in 1988.

His clients range from international corporations, insurance companies, utility companies, local authorities, NHS trusts, private companies, LLPs, partnerships and individuals. He regularly acts on behalf of high profile individuals facing sensitive professional and personal issues, including solicitors, barristers, senior civil servants, local government officials, business executives, celebrities and sportsmen. Greg is often entrusted with high value complex matters (including several major group actions).

Greg has extensive experience in commercial litigation, arbitration and chancery practice, including:

  • Arbitration
  • Asset and uninsured loss recovery claims (including freezing injunctions and search and seizure orders)
  • Banking litigation
  • Breach of trust
  • Breach of warranty
  • Contract claims
  • Contract drafting
  • Company law issues and disputes (including breach of directors’ duties, shareholder claims and section 994 petitions, directors disqualification proceedings)
  • Fire, flood and property damage claims
  • Fraud and misrepresentation
  • Group litigation
  • Guarantees
  • Insolvency disputes
  • Insurance
  • Nuisance
  • Judicial review
  • Partnership and LLP disputes
  • Professional negligence
  • Product liability
  • Sale of goods