We are delighted to announce that Stephen Baister, formerly Chief Bankruptcy Registrar of the High Court, has joined Chambers’ Mediation Group.
Stephen will act as a mediator primarily in insolvency, insolvency-related and company law cases but will consider appointments in other commercial law disputes where appropriate.
Stephen was appointed as a bankruptcy registrar of the High Court in 1996, serving as chief registrar from 2004 until his retirement in 2017. He continues to sit as a deputy Insolvency Judge in the High Court. He is a Member of the Chartered Institute of Linguists, an honorary Member of the Insolvency Lawyers Association and an honorary Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Credit Management of which he is also president. He was made an honorary bencher of Lincoln’s Inn in 2017.