Kit is a Managing Associate at Keidan Harrison LLP, having joined the firm in July 2020, shortly after its start up. Kit is experienced in substantial and complex banking and financial services litigation. He has acted for clients including IPs, brokerage houses, lending institutions, hedge funds and high net worth individuals across a range of jurisdictions including CIS, Hong Kong and the Middle East.
Recent work has included claims arising out of knowing receipt, the Quincecare duty of care and professional negligence. Kit’s experience encompasses matters before the High Court, Court of Appeal and the Supreme Court, as well as arbitration.
In addition to acting on disputes in the financial services sector, Kit’s expertise includes shareholder disputes, fraud and professional negligence. Kit acted in the 2019 Supreme Court case of Marex Financial v Carlos Sevilleja Garcia concerning the scope of the rule against reflective loss. Further experience includes an unlawful means conspiracy claim, claims against solicitors and valuers for negligence and defending a derivative action, including injunctive relief.
Kit trained at international law firm DLA Piper, where he qualified as a solicitor in 2015. Prior to joining Keidan Harrison, he was an associate in the dispute resolution team at Memery Crystal.