Two New Silks for St Philips Business and Property – James Morgan and Dr Colin Ong appointed Queen’s Counsel

St Philips Chambers reception
Written by:

Joe Wilson


St Philips Business and Property is delighted to announce that James Morgan and Dr Colin Ong have been appointed Queen’s Counsel in the 2017 competition, published today.

Commercial & Chancery specialist James Morgan has long been acknowledged as a leading advocate in his field, as well as being a favourite with clients and the legal directories.   “A very user-friendly barrister who is good at dealing with clients, meticulous in his preparation, and quick at responding. He is also a very good advocate who has given one of the best performances I’ve ever seen in court.”  Chambers & Partners UK Bar 2017

Dr Colin Ong is well known for his work as arbitrator and counsel in large scale international commercial disputes in areas such as energy, construction, infrastructure, banking, insurance, IT , shipping and international trade. He is recognised as an ‘undisputed superstar’ with a ‘supreme command of legal issues’ by the leading legal directories. Colin is a member of the Brunei, English and Singapore Bars and speaks English, Chinese and Malay.

They will formally be awarded their silk status by the Lord Chancellor at the traditional ceremony in Westminster Hall on Monday 13th February.

Written by Joe Wilson