Jeremy Child (BVI)

Year of Call 2003

General Profile

Jeremy undertakes work in all areas in which Chambers specialise.  His particular interests are property and commercial litigation and advice, insolvency law, corporate recovery, trusts and probate.  Jeremy was recently successfully involved in reported High Court litigation.



Areas of Emphasis


Insolvency - All aspects, corporate and individual, including all stages of the winding up and bankruptcy process, disputed debts, validation orders and insolvency appeals

Company - Including directors duties and directors’ disqualification work

Commercial - Sale of goods, finance and consumer credit.  Litigation for and against banks involving securities, mortgages and guarantees

Property - All aspects including covenants, easements, and boundary disputes.  Regularly involved in litigation in relation to legal and beneficial interests in land, in particular arising out of partnerships disputes and dilapidations

Banking - Litigation for and against banks involving securities, bills of exchange, letters of credit and guarantees

Professional negligence - claims involving solicitors, surveyors, valuers and accountants
Trusts and capital taxation.



Career & Associations


Wadham College, Oxford – BA Hons in Modern History

City University – LL.B Hons in Law

Called to the Bar March 2003

Member of the Chancery Bar Association