Commercial Barrister, COMBAR, Chancery Bar, Middle Temple
(Solicitor Advocate, higher rights civil and criminal, non-practising)
LLM (derivatives law), BVC, Dip. Legal Practice, City University London
Expert evidence and witness handling, Inns of Court College of Advocacy
Economics & Quantum
"Rupert's help has been invaluable....Terrific coverage for what is an extremely high quality product....Excellent technical skills" Magic circle corporate partner
| Derivatives and Financial Markets | International Arbitration |
| Competition and Anti-Trust | Oil and Power | Telecoms, IT and IP |
| Quantum, Interest and Damages | Pricing, Valuation and Risk |
| Expert Economics | Quotes | Back to Main Page |
Rupert is a commercial barrister and expert financial and legal economist at Minerva Chambers, and specializes in helping UK and international lawyers and clients and funders achieve the best possible economic and financial outcomes for their complex commercial cases.
Rupert focuses in particular on the financial and economics side of cases, and works closely with legal teams, external experts and counsel to ensure that the best available financial modelling, quantum and interest analysis, economics, econometrics, key calculations and related pleadings and cross-examinations, any 3rd party and litigator funding arrangements, and legal claims valuations, are being used and presented most effectively for the client, court and tribunal.
Rupert combines 3 areas of specialist technical expertise. He is an experienced magic circle lawyer and commercial and chancery barrister. He holds a D.Phil/PhD in economics and option pricing and previously taught, researched and supervised economics at Oxford. He also brings c.10 years expert practitioner knowledge of financial markets pricing and valuation optimization and market and model data gained at a AAA bank.
Rupert also supports the Freshfields Stephen Lawrence Scholarship Programme, and is a member of Middle Temple and St. Cross College Oxford.
Called to the Bar 2005