Frederick joined Chambers in July 2019 following successful completion of his pupillage. He is developing a broad practice spanning all areas of Chambers’ work, including commercial, EU/ competition and public law. He was previously an academic at the University of Oxford, where he is a Fellow of All Souls College. He has published widely on a range of subjects and taught, for example, graduate seminars in commercial remedies and restitution of unjust enrichment. His work has been cited before the United Kingdom Supreme Court, as well as other courts worldwide.
As a pupil, Frederick assisted his supervisors in cases spanning all areas of Chambers’ core practice areas. These included a Norwich Pharmacal application in Blue Power Group Sarl and others v Eni Norge AS  EWHC 3588 (Ch) (with Helen Davies QC, Fionn Pilbrow QC and Richard Eschwege); a freezing order in Overseas-Chinese Banking Corporation Ltd v Global Tradinglinks Ltd (with Richard Lord QC); an appeal to the Court of Appeal on the construction of a contract in Minera Las Bambas SA v Glencore Queensland Lts (Fionn Pilbrow QC); a judicial review of the Director of Legal Aid Casework’s decision to refuse legal aid in R (Liberty) v Director of Legal Aid Casework (Martin Chamberlain QC and Sarah Love); and an intervention in an appeal to the Court of Justice of the European Union concerning the proper interpretation of the Transparency Regulation, in PTC Therapeutics International Ltd v European Medicines Agency (David Scannell).
Frederick is now instructed to act, with Tim Lord QC and Hugo Leith, on RAKIA v Azima, which is listed for a month-long trial in January. As a pupil, he assisted in a range of commercial matters, including:
As a pupil, Frederick assisted on EU and competition matters ranging from follow-on damages to an action for annulment before the Court of Justice of the European Union. The cases he assisted on included:
As a pupil, Frederick assisted on the following public law matters:
Fellow of All Souls College (2011-2018, 2019-present)
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