Steven Gee QC is a commercial litigator with nearly forty years’ experience. His practice covers a broad range of commercial litigation and arbitration including agency agreements, distribution agreements, commercial contracts, joint ventures, partnership, sale of goods, insurance, reinsurance, misrepresentation and civil fraud, shipping, shipbuilding, company law, and banking.
‘A walking genius.’ (Legal 500, 2014)
‘He has an impressive ability to dictate strategy.’ (Legal, 500, 2014)
‘A formidable intellect.’ (Legal 500, 2014)
‘A very good choice for arbitration.’ (Legal 500, 2014)
“His breadth of knowledge, tactical thinking and careful arguments are outstanding.” (Chambers & Partners UK Bar, 2014)
“He is extremely intelligent, his knowledge of the law and procedure is excellent, and he gives you ideas you would not have thought of.” (Chambers & Partners UK Bar, 2014)
“Always provides incisive and thoughtful advice.” (Chambers & Partners UK Bar, 2014)
Steven Gee QC…‘a formidable intellect’ (Legal 500, 2013)
Steven Gee QC’s “exceptional ability to pluck brilliant points out of seemingly thin air” sees him instructed in an impressive range of cases. (Chambers & Partners Global Edition, 2012)
Steven Gee QC … “a formidable advocate with an outstanding intellect – judges just follow his every word.” (Chambers & Partners UK Bar, 2012)
Sources reserve special mention for his “mastery of interlocutory injunctions.” (Chambers & Partners UK Bar, 2012)
Steven is the author of “Commercial Injunctions” (published by Sweet & Maxwell, 6th edition).
Admissions and Affiliations
Steven sits as a commercial arbitrator and has acted in numerous commercial arbitrations – including International Chamber of Commerce arbitrations – in the UK, Bermuda, New York, Paris and Geneva. He has also appeared as counsel in the Supreme Court of the Republic of Ireland, the Cayman Islands, Bermuda, the Turks & Caicos Islands, and Antigua. He is a member of the New York Bar and is admitted to practise in the State and Federal Courts in New York and is a member of the Antigua Bar.
Brasenose College Oxford University, (Open Scholarship in natural Sciences), MA Law, 1st Class, Oxon
Harvard University, Logic and Roman History