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Hannah Laithwaite

Hannah undertakes a broad range of civil and commercial work, with her practice primarily spanning the areas of commercial, insolvency, and property (for further detail, please click on a subject heading below).

She is able to provide advisory, drafting and advocacy expertise at all stages of the litigation process.

Hannah prides herself in being approachable and in providing a practical, efficient and cost effective service to her clients.

She is qualified to accept instructions under the Bar’s Public Access scheme.

Further information

Qualifications

  • Inner Temple Award for Outstanding Achievement on the BPTC
  • Bar Professional Training Course (College of Law)
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Law (College of Law)
  • BA (Hons) English (Queen Mary, University of London)

Memberships

  • Commercial Litigation Association
  •  Society of Construction Law
  •  Property Bar Association

Interests

Hannah is a keen runner and cyclist, and enjoys skiing and travelling.

Hannah is able to assist in advising, drafting and representing clients in a broad range of commercial litigation and insolvency matters, including:

  • Contractual disputes;
  • Sale and supply of goods and services;
  • Consumer credit and credit hire agreements;
  • Agency disputes;
  • Breach of trust and fiduciary duty;
  • Joint venture and partnership disputes;
  • Debt claims and enforcement;
  • Insolvency (including bankruptcy and winding up petitions, annulment, injunctive relief, statutory demands, restoration to the register and validation orders).

She also regularly acts for major airlines in defence of aviation/passenger claims, particularly those arising under Regulation 261/2004 and the Montreal Convention.

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*This barrister is authorised to practice in England & Wales. Click here to search on the Bar Standards Board Barristers’ Register.

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