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Terence Mowschenson QC

Call: 1977    QC: 1995

+44 (0)20 7306 0102tmowschenson@wilberforce.co.uk

Practice Overview

Terence is ranked as a leading silk in the directories for chancery commercial, commercial dispute resolution, banking and finance, financial services, insolvency, company and offshore.

The 2020 edition of Chambers & Partners hails him as “a fantastic lawyer. He has incredible passion for both the law and the facts, is truly inventive and is a very convincing advocate, both in writing and orally. And he is always available to discuss matters”. ”He’s technically very good indeed, commercial and no-nonsense. His wisdom and pragmatism are spot-on, and he’s extremely user-friendly.

In the 2020 edition of The Legal 500, Terence is described as “a dream to work with”, “excellent with clients and charming in court” as well as being an “excellent advocate who has a very good eye for detail and is thorough in his preparation.”

Much of his work is international in nature and he has a well-deserved reputation for his international expertise, acting and advising in the UK and in many offshore jurisdictions and arbitral tribunals. In particular, he has an extensive experience advising on the laws of and/or appearing in the BVI, Bahamas, Bermuda, BVI, Cayman Islands, Gibraltar, and the Isle of Man. His pre-eminence in multi-jurisdictional disputes involves him in strategy, interim remedies such as freezing injunctions, conflicts of law, and asset tracing and recovery.

He has renowned experience in areas relating to:

  • Banking and finance
  • Company law (including shareholders agreements and disputes, stock exchange trading and broking)
  • Commercial disputes
  • Financing arrangements structured investment products
  • Hedge funds
  • Cross-border insolvency
  • Fraud, asset tracing and recovery
  • Insurance/reinsurance disputes
  • Partnership and joint ventures
  • Professional liability
  • Trust disputes