Recommended in the current edition of Chambers UK, 'The impressive William Frain-Bell of Terra Firma Chambers excels in the farming and rural property realm. He also has a great deal of experience in international arbitrations. An interviewee states: ''I have found working with him to be very positive. He is outstanding.'''(Chambers UK, 2013). '[He] ''presents cases with admirable vigour'' instructing solicitors say.' (Chambers UK, 2012). Recent editions have also highlighted his excellent manner when dealing with clients: 'His user friendly and responsive manner makes him a popular choice with instructing solicitors' (2011); '[He] is persuasive and well prepared when appearing in court' (2009).
Year of Call: 1999
Devil Masters: Ralph A. Smith QC; Ian M. Duguid QC; Alan R. Dewar QC
Qualifications: M.A. University of St. Andrews; LL.B University of Aberdeen; Dip. L.P. University of Aberdeen, PG Dip. International Commercial Arbitration (QML)
William Frain-Bell has a wide range of advocacy experience in courts and tribunals at every level throughout the UK. He is well known for his work in relation to property, farming and land disputes and has also worked extensively in the field of international arbitration. William is a Chartered Arbitrator and a CEDR accredited mediator. He is also a practising member of the Bar of England & Wales where he is a member of Hardwicke Chambers.
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