9 Stone Buildings|
provides a first class service to its domestic and overseas clientele on all aspects of the law relating to land and property, private client, companies, personal and corporate insolvency, finance, business and commerce.
We are pleased that 9SB are ranked as a Leading Set in Traditional Chancery by Chambers UK Guide to The Bar 2012 Edition:
"... on the strength of its record and reputation for success in key traditional chancery areas such as real property, private client and personal insolvency law. Despite being one of the smaller chancery sets, it is a strong contender in the field due to the strength and expertise of its members."
The Legal 500 & Chambers and Partners|
9 Stone Buildings has received recommendations of leading chambers and/or practitioners in the
Traditional Chancery (Chambers and Partners 2013 Edition)
Real Estate Litigation (Chambers and Partners 2013 Edition)
Agriculture and Rural Affairs (Chambers and Partners 2013 Edition)
Restructuring/Insolvency (Chambers and Partners 2013 Edition)
Private Client: Trusts and Probate (The Legal 500, 2012 Edition)
Property Litigation (including Agriculture and Housing) (The Legal 500, 2012 Edition)
Insolvency (The Legal 500, 2012 Edition)
Many members of Chambers are recognised as leading practitioners in
their fields. 9 Stone Buildings possesses the necessary ingredients of expertise and
commitment to provide a service as good as any at the Bar.
News & recent decisions|
Changes to terms of work as from 31st January 2013 - see
Terms and Conditions.
Chambers are delighted to welcome Gabrielle Culmer as an Overseas Door Tenant to Chambers from 8 March 2013. As well as being a member of the English Bar, Gabrielle is a practising member of the Bars of New York and the Bahamas. Gabrielle will add to the services 9SB can offer in external jurisdictions.
Chambers are delighted to welcome Mr Paul Wilmshurst (2007 call), formerly of 12 College Place, Southampton, as a new member of chambers. Paul practices in the field of Real Property and is particularly active in the law relating to village greens, commons and rights of way. Paul will add to the considerable strength and depth that already exists in this area in chambers. For further details of their practice please click on the members' name or contact us
Chambers are delighted to announce the appointment of Edward Denehan as Head of Chambers from 1st January 2013.
Chambers warmly thanks Christopher Cant who has completed his term as Head of Chambers and who will continue in practice at 9 Stone Buildings.
Harvey v Dunbar Assets plc  BPIR 66 - Joseph Curl of 9 Stone Buildings represented the successful lender on appeal to the Chancery Division in this case concerning whether a personal guarantee could be enforced where there was an allegation that a co-surety's signature was forged.
Dunbar Assets plc v Fowler  BPIR 46 - Joseph Curl of 9 Stone Buildings represented the successul lender in what appears to be the only reported case on the significance of delay between the issue of a statutory demand and presentation of a bankruptcy petition.