7KBW Brick Court Chambers Clifford Chance Fountain Court Jones Day Memery Crystal Clifford Chance client Excalibur defeated in $1.6bn High Court battle By Katy Dowell 10 September 2013 14:28 17 December 2015 14:54 Sign in or register to continue reading. It's FREE Sign in Email Password Keep me logged in Forgot your password? Not registered? It's FREE! Register now Register with The Lawyer Anonymous 13 September 2013 at 10:49 If I’d been involved in rustling up funds for what looks like some very speculative litigation, I’d be worried that those who had lost money would end up blaming me. Reply Link Anonymous 16 September 2013 at 21:04 this case is a major PR disaster for Clifford Chance as they shouldnt have taken on the case in the first place. They appear to have misjudged the merits of the case even if Court was against their client from the outset. To then find that Panayides contacted his brother to drum up more cash for his own legal fees, this is utterly shocking and I wonder if CC are now at risk of being sued, a part from laughed at in the legal circles Reply Link Name Email Cancel reply Threaded commenting powered by interconnect/it code.