Steven Thompson QC

Steven has been involved in a number of arbitrations including ones governed by the rules of the LCIA, Dubai International Arbitration Centre (DIAC), the Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre (HKIAC), the Stockholm Chamber of Commerce, as well as trade associations and ad hoc arbitrations mainly as counsel although he has been appointed in a major […]

Martin Mann QC

Martin has, in addition to his vast experience as a QC (primarily in international and offshore litigation), been involved variously as counsel and expert in many complex arbitrations and equivalent including most recently in Switzerland (corporate and trust issues, ICC and Ad Hoc), the Hague (beneficial ownership under multiple offshore trusts, United Nations Energy Charter […]

Alan Steinfeld QC

“Star of the Bar” Alan Steinfeld QC is a very experienced commercial lawyer with extensive experience, both as counsel and arbitrator, of large scale, high value and often high profile arbitrations usually of an international nature. An acknowledged leader of the Bar, the scale and variety of his experience makes him a natural choice, particularly in those areas in […]

Michael Black QC

Michael has practiced as an international arbitration lawyer for over 35 years in the UK and in other jurisdictions across the world. For more than 15 years he has regularly received nominations as sole arbitrator, party-appointed arbitrator and chairman under the City Disputes Panel, ICC, LCIA, UNCITRAL and DIAC Rules as well as under ad […]

Philip Shepherd QC

Philip has extensive arbitration experience, both as counsel and arbitrator, under the leading arbitral systems including ICC, UNCITRAL, LCIA and AAA rules as well as ad hoc arbitrations. His practice focuses on contract disputes, including joint ventures, shareholder and partnership disputes, oil and gas and disputes concerning all aspects of the aerospace industry. Philip is […]

Ian Meakin

Recommended in both Legal 500 and Chambers & Partners for international arbitration, Ian has experience in both institutional (ICC, LCIA, CCIG, Zurich IAR, GAFTA, Refined Sugar Association, LMAA, etc.) and ad hoc (including UNCITRAL) international arbitrations (in Geneva, Zurich, London and Paris) subject to various procedural and substantive laws as chairman, sole arbitrator, party and […]

Arshad Ghaffar

Arbitration, both domestic and international, forms a major part of Arshad’s practice. The bulk of his work has an international dimension, either involving foreign clients or legal or arbitral proceedings in other jurisdictions. He has been or is involved in arbitrations taking place in New York, Malaysia, Hong Kong, Oman, the UAE, Qatar, India and Indonesia. Arshad has, in addition, […]