Call 1970; QC 1989; MA (Cantab)
John Jarvis acts for banks, insurance companies, business and professionals in most areas of commercial law. He has particular expertise in the areas of banking, commercial fraud, arbitration, insurance and reinsurance, professional negligence and private international law. John is listed as a "Leading Silk" in both the Chambers & Partners and Legal 500 directories for 2009-2010 in Commercial Litigation, Banking & Finance and Civil Fraud.
"... instils confidence in clients, his instinct on tactical issues is unerring". (Legal 500 2009)
"...highly respected...He is distinguished by his 'commanding court presence' and 'distinct intelligence.' " (Chambers & Partners 2006/7 - Banking & Finance)
"The 'highly effective' John Jarvis QC undertakes a broad spectrum of commercial disputes, ranging from banking and finance to insurance litigation". (Chambers & Partners 2006/7 - Commercial Litigation)
"....lauded by sources for his 'user-friendliness' " (Chambers & Partners 2006/7 - Civil Fraud)
"....banking litigation star..." (Legal 500 2006/7 - Commercial Litigation)
Commercial work, specialising in banking law both domestic and international, including drafting of banking documentation. Arbitration, business law, commercial fraud, company law, financial services, intellectual property, international trade, insolvency, insurance, and reinsurance, private international law, professional negligence.
Banks, insurance companies, businesses, professionals.
Deputy High Court Judge
Chairman of the Commercial Bar Association 1995-97
Member of the Panel of Arbitration for Commerce and Industry
ICC, LCIA and ad hoc appointed Arbitrator
CEDR accredited Mediator
Working knowledge of French
The articles and materials at this web site are provided for information purposes only, and not for the purpose of providing legal advice. The articles may not reflect recent developments in the law. If you have a legal problem, you should consult a suitably qualified lawyer. The contents of articles and papers represent the views of the authors, and may not represent the views of other members of chambers.