XXIV Old Buildings
11, rue du Général-Dufour
CH - 1204, Geneva
Tel: +41 (0)22 322 2500
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XXIV Old Buildings
London WC2A 3UP, UK
Tel: +44 (0)20 7691 2424
Fax: +44 (0)870 460 2178
Philip Shepherd QC
Clerks 020 7691 2424
Philip Shepherd QC is a qualified mediator with considerable experience of negotiated settlements. He has recently been made a member of the Royal Aeronautical Society Panel of Mediators and Arbitrators.
His practice focuses on contract disputes, including joint ventures, shareholder and partnership disputes, oil and gas and disputes concerning all aspects of the aerospace industry.
Philip is widely recognized as a leading specialist in aviation law particularly aircraft finance, airline contracts, leasing, insurance and product liability.
He has acted in aerospace disputes throughout the world. His most recent appointment as arbitrator was in a New York arbitration held under the auspices of the American Arbitration Association.
Philip speaks fluent French and Italian.
Areas of experience
The Legal 500 2013 recommends Philip for both aviation and fraud. He is said to be "unflappable, diligent and approachable".
He is also recommended by Chambers & Partners 2014 for aviation and travel which praises him as: "very much a team player with a hands-on approach. He is very willing to come out and meet with clients." It is also said that: "he gets to grips with the detail, which some QCs don't because of time, but he really invests the time and gets fully immersed in it. Very confident, very approachable, he is always keen to have input from other people and take on board ideas." The directory recommends him as: "a creative thinker who delivers pragmatic advice in an understandable manner."
- 2000: Recorder of the Crown Court
- International Committee of Bar Council
- Commercial Bar Association
- European Air Law Association
- International Bar Association
- Royal Aeronautical Society
- Chancery Bar Association
- Chartered Institute of Arbitrators
- European Circuit
- Admitted to the Bar of the Eastern Caribbean and Isle of Man and the DIFC in Dubai
- Royal Aeronautical Society Panel of Mediators and Arbitrators.
Fluent French, Italian.
VAT number: 245065767
Registered name: Philip Alexander Shepherd