Essex Court Chambers Webinar: Remote hearings, adjournments and the challenges of COVID-19

1 May, 2020

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Date(s) - 01 May 2020
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Essex Court Chambers


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Jeremy Brier and Wei Jian Chan provide an update on the latest guidance for remote hearings, the approach of the courts to date, as well as sharing personal tips and advice about approaching COVID-19 challenges and how to get the most out of remote hearings.

The slides for this webinar are available here.

A recording of this webinar is available here:


Described by Chambers and Partners as “at that stage where you’re getting the QC level from a junior”, Jeremy is a leading Senior Junior with a heavy and broad commercial practice, specialising in Shipping (all aspects), Banking and Funds litigation, Insurance and International Arbitration. Jeremy was nominated as Commercial Litigation Junior of the Year at the Chambers Bar Awards 2017 and has been praised in the legal directories for many years as a leading Junior.

Joining chambers in 2018, Wei Jian has a broad commercial practice. He has particular interests in commercial litigation and international arbitration, banking and financial services, all aspects of employment work, insolvency and trusts, and jurisdictional matters (conflict of laws). He has appeared as sole counsel in the High Court and the County Court.