South Square

South Square

“The leading set, by far, for restructuring and insolvency work”
Legal 500

“An unbeatable repository of specialist insolvency advisers and advocates”
Chambers UK

“The Magic Circle’s barristers chambers of choice”
The Lawyer


South Square is widely recognised as the top set for insolvency and restructuring work. South Square barristers have acted in many of the most important restructuring, insolvency, banking, commercial, company and fraud-related disputes of recent times.

Our barristers are valued for their “unrivalled talent” and “world-class service”, having acted in the most high-profile insolvency and restructuring related disputes of the last decade.

Our set is highly regarded internationally, with barristers regularly appearing in courts around the world, including the Cayman Islands, the British Virgin Islands, Bermuda, Guernsey, Jersey, Dubai, Hong Kong, Singapore and Gibraltar.

Some recent cases include Virgin Atlantic, Swissport, Debenhams, Lehman Brothers, Saad, Singularis, Nortel, Graiseley v Barclays Bank, BNY Corporate Trustee Services v Eurosail, Landsbanki v Heritable, Landsbanki v Rabobank and GSO Capital Partners v Barclays Bank.

South Square and our barristers are consistently ranked in all the major legal directories and have won numerous awards over the years, including set of the year for insolvency and restructuring in the Chambers UK and Legal 500 Bar Awards.


For more information, please contact our practice managers:
E: [email protected]                              T: +44 207 696 9900