Jeremy Roberts

Of Counsel

London

T +44 20 7825 3226
jeremy.roberts@simmons-simmons.com

General Experience

Jeremy’s main practice areas are in High Court commercial litigation, with considerable experience of representing professional indemnity insurers, and their insureds (including valuers, legal professionals, and construction professionals).

Expand all
Recent Work
  • successfully striking out a high value High Court claim against CMS Cameron McKenna (as reported in Edenwest v CMS Cameron McKenna [2012] EWHC 1258 (Ch))
  • successfully defending a high profile firm of valuers in a multi million euro claim arising from a valuation of French commercial property. Involved advice relating to securitisation arrangements and jurisdiction, as well as valuation issues. The claim was dropped before the issue of proceedings
  • defending a well known firm of valuers in respect of a multi million euro claim arising from German commercial property. In addition to valuation issues, advice was required on securitisation arrangements and jurisdiction
  • defence of offshore directors/company administrators arising from a failed development and alleged lost development profits of over £100 million.
Background
Jeremy qualified in 1998, having trained at Simmons & Simmons.