Hon. Mr. Justice Nicholas A. Segal


Current Position

Erskine Chambers
Grand Court, Kirk House
George Town, Grand Cayman,
Cayman Islands

Email: nsegal@erskinechambers.com

Class: XIX (2008)Circuit: International


Oxford University, St. Peter's College, M.A. (First Class degree in law) (1976-79)
The College of Law, Guilford, Surrey, Solicitors Final Examination (1979-1980)

Professional Career

Partner, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer (2006-)
Partner (2004-06); Counsel (2003-04), Davis Polk & Wardwell
Partner, Allen & Overy (1988-03)
Partner (1986-88); Associate (1982-86); Trainee (1980-82), Cameron Markby


International Insolvency Institute: Board Member (2000-); Co-Chair of Committee on complex cross border bankruptcies (2001-)
Association of Business Recovery Professionals (2000-)
The Society for Advanced Legal Studies (2000-)
INSOL International: Member of editorial board of Technical Electronic newsletter (2005-07); Member of working party on impact of credit derivatives on restructuring (2004-07)
Insolvency Intelligence, Editorial Board (2002-)
Institute of Asian Pacific Business Law, Advisory Board Member (2007-)
University College, London, Visiting Fellow (2001-03)


"The Impact of the EU Regulation on Banks," The European Union Insolvency Regulation OUP 2002 Author
"The European Union Insolvency Regulations and the UNCITRAL Model Law," The Law of Receivers and Administrators of Companies Sweet & Maxwell 2000 Author
"International Recognition," Totty and Moss's Insolvency Sweet & Maxwell 1986 Joint General Editor and Co-Author
Insolvency chapters in Gore Brown on Companies Jordans 1988-03 Author


St. Peter's College, Carl Albert Prize (1979)