Stephen Robins Called to the Bar 2001

Stephen specialises in the fields of insolvency and restructuring, banking and finance, commercial dispute resolution and civil fraud. His practice areas also include company law, real property, insurance and financial services.

Stephen has been instructed in numerous cases in the Supreme Court and the Privy Council (Lehman Waterfall I, BONY Mellon v LBG Capital, PwC v Saad, Singularis v PwC, Rubin v EurofinanceLandsbanki v HeritableNortel/LehmanEL Trigger) and in the Court of Appeal (Titan, IBRC, Lehman Waterfall I, Lehman Waterfall II, Firth RixsonTambrookOvenden Colbert, Tiuta, Atrium).

Major cases in which Stephen has been instructed in recent years include Lehman Brothers International (Europe) (for the administrators), Kaupthing (for the winding-up board), African Minerals (for the administrators), London Mining (for the administrators), Afren (for the administrators), IBRC (for the liquidators), Landsbanki (for the winding-up board), Bernard L Madoff Investment Securities (for the SIPA trustee), Rangers (for the administrators), Luminar (for the administrators), MF Global (for the Chapter 11 trustee) and Sanko (for the Japanese trustee).

Stephen is recommended in four practice areas by Legal 500 2017 and in three practice areas by Chambers & Partners UK Bar 2018 (within Band 1 for Insolvency & Restructuring). Comments include: “Stephen Robins is an intellectual and legal powerhouse. He is absolutely superb in terms of complex, technical legal problems and really analysing and providing concise, helpful advice” (Chambers & Partners UK Bar 2018); and “Very bright, massive energy, very committed to his client’s cause” (Legal 500 2017).

Stephen was included in the Global Restructuring Review’s list of “40 under 40” and was nominated for the Chambers & Partners Insolvency and Corporate Restructuring Junior of the Year Award 2014. Who’s Who Legal UK Bar 2017 states: “Stephen Robins stands out as the leading junior in our research”.

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