Lucy McCormick

Profession

Barrister

Biography

Lucy McCormick specialises in commercial dispute resolution, with expertise across a range of industry sectors. Lucy was profiled by NLJ as a â??Mover and Shakerâ?? when she moved to Henderson Chambers in 2014, and has continued to build a strong following. She is particularly sought after for matters with tricky procedural aspects or complex expert evidence.

Prior to starting practice, Lucy served as judicial assistant to Mummery LJ and spent time at the Financial Markets Law Committee at the Bank of England. She has also been seconded to HSBC to assist with the FCAâ??s Interest Rate Hedging Product Review. As a result, she brings to bear a high degree of commercial awareness and pragmatism.

Lucy is a member of the Attorney Generalâ??s â??Câ?? Panel of Junior Counsel to the Crown.

Her practice includes:

·       Commercial

·       Insurance and Property Damage

·       Personal Injury, Health & Safety and Inquests

·       Product Liability and Group Actions

·       Property

·       Technology

Lucy is particularly known for her niche work in the area of Connected and Autonomous Vehicles (CAVs). She lectures nationally and internationally, with recent engagements including the European Robotics Forum, the Future of Transportation World Congress, the Society for Computers and Law, the British Vehicle Rental and Leasing Association, and the Government Legal Department. She is a contributor to An Introduction to Technology Law (1st ed) (Lexis Nexis, 2018), and a co-author of The Law and Autonomous Vehicles (1st ed) (Routledge, 2019).

Areas of Practice

Property
Dispute Resolution
Commercial

Memberships

British Insurance Law Association (BILA)
Chancery Bar Association (CHBA)
Commercial Bar Association (COMBAR)
Personal Injury Bar Association (PIBA)
Property Bar Association (PBA)