Ben Morris practices commercial litigation with a particular focus on complex disputes involving breach of contract, asset tracing, and fraud.
Ben's recent experience includes advising a listed company in relation to a significant fraud and subsequent investigations and asset tracing across more than 30 jurisdictions; assisting a Kazakh bank in tracing assets and pursuing claims against a number of fraudsters across multiple jurisdictions while successfully seeking interim relief in the courts of England and Wales; acting for Project Today in its defense of the high-profile proceedings and search orders brought by Ocado; and assisting on a claim against English solicitors for negligence in allowing a complex fraud to be committed via use of their client account.
Ben also has experience acting on investor-state arbitrations at the ICC International Court in Paris and on a range of construction disputes.
- BPP Law School, Holborn (Legal Practice Course with distinction 2018); BPP Law School, Waterloo (Graduate Diploma in Law with distinction 2017); Durham University (B.A. in History 2016, 2:1 Hons.)
- Solicitor of the Senior Courts of England and Wales