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Contact with chambers should be made through the Practice Management Team. They are happy to discuss client requirements and provide further information on such matters as the expertise and experience of individual members, fees, working practices and languages spoken. We have members able to work in French, German, Italian, Spanish, Dutch, Swedish, Greek and Chinese (Mandarin).

Outside working hours, a member of our team is always available to be contacted on matters of an urgent nature. Contact should be made using the Chambers main number or email.

For our Singapore office, for client enquiries please contact our BD Director, Asia Pacific, Lara Quie and for all other queries please contact Lynn Quek. Out of office hours calls will automatically be diverted to our clerking team in London.

London

Twenty Essex
London
WC2R 3AL

enquiries@twentyessex.com
t: +44 20 7842 1200
DX 0009 Lond/Chan Lane

Singapore

28 Maxwell Road
#02-03
Maxwell Chambers Suites
Singapore 069120

singapore@twentyessex.com
t: +65 62257230

Contact

Contact with chambers should be made through the Practice Management Team. They are happy to discuss client requirements and provide further information on such matters as the expertise and experience of individual members, fees, working practices and languages spoken. We have members able to work in French, German, Italian, Spanish, Dutch, Swedish, Greek and Chinese (Mandarin).

Outside working hours, a member of our team is always available to be contacted on matters of an urgent nature. Contact should be made using the Chambers main number or email.

For our Singapore office, for client enquiries please contact our BD Director, Asia Pacific, Lara Quie and for all other queries please contact Lynn Quek. Out of office hours calls will automatically be diverted to our clerking team in London.

London

Twenty Essex
London
WC2R 3AL

enquiries@twentyessex.com
t: +44 20 7842 1200
DX 0009 Lond/Chan Lane

Singapore

28 Maxwell Road
#02-03
Maxwell Chambers Suites
Singapore 069120

singapore@twentyessex.com
t: +65 62257230

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Arbitrators suitable for appointment to EU trade disputes
Arbitrators suitable for appointment to EU trade disputes
Shagang Giant
Sarah Grimmer to join Twenty Essex as arbitrator
Twenty Essex participating in the COMBAR Mentoring Scheme for Underrepresented Groups
Regulating cryptocurrency by policing advertisements: the approach in the UK, Singapore, India and Spain
Looking for a “commercial man”: common difficulties in maritime arbitration clauses
Three Twenty Essex members admitted to the BVI Bar
Murray Pickering QC
Murray Pickering QC
Leading international arbitration practitioner to join Twenty Essex: Baiju Vasani
Commercial Court dismisses attempt to rely on arbitral findings in proceedings against non-parties
“Decentralised and borderless” NFT auction is outside the reach of English consumer protection legislation
“Decentralised and borderless” NFT auction is outside the reach of English consumer protection legislation
Commercial Court Grants anti-suit and declaratory relief in US$2 billion financing dispute
Commercial Court Grants anti-suit and declaratory relief in US$2 billion financing dispute
Commercial Court gives judgment in £1 billion fraud claim following the collapse of NMC Healthcare PLC
Philippa Webb joins task force to deliver pro bono justice for Ukrainians
Don’t estop me now: the Supreme Court revisits contractual variation and the effect of NOM clauses
Is the Supreme Court decision in Rock Advertising wrong?
Twenty Essex continues to expand and broaden its client offering
Court of Appeal reversal over banks’ fraud prevention duties
Monica Feria-Tinta acting in case of German-Iranian dual national, Nahid Taghavi
Commercial Court issues judgment in commodities trading fraud claim
Arbitrators for the UK-Republic of Korea free trade agreement
New Constitution of Chile: Monica Feria-Tinta instructed to draft proposal for articles
Monica Feria-Tinta instructed in New Caledonia’s independence referendum matter – decolonisation process under international law
The Arbitration Act 1996 at 25
The Arbitration Act 1996 at 25
Commercial Court grants summary judgment and dismisses application to withdraw admissions in maritime LOI enforcement dispute
Commercial Court grants summary judgment and dismisses application to withdraw admissions in maritime LOI enforcement dispute
Twenty Essex has a new Head of BD, Asia Pacific
OECD initial assessments in coal mining case relating to BHP, Anglo American and Glencore
Members of Chambers contribute to festschrift for Professor George Bermann
Two Twenty Essex members appointed as Queen’s Counsel
Appeal victory for Guaidó in Venezuelan gold dispute
Independent Human Rights Act Review delivers its report
Independent Human Rights Act Review delivers its report
CMA-CGM Libra: Unseaworthiness (qua carrier v qua navigator) – Implications
Third party funding costs and COVID-19 adjournments: section 68 challenge to ICC award dismissed
Third party funding costs and COVID-19 adjournments: section 68 challenge to ICC award dismissed
Cryptoassets and UKJT Digital Dispute Resolution Rules
A Tale of Two Choice of Law Rules: Kabab-Ji SAL v Kout Food Group
Paul Lowenstein QC and Sam Goodman successful in jurisdiction challenge in fourth Libyan Investment Authority litigation
Paul Lowenstein QC and Sam Goodman successful in jurisdiction challenge in fourth Libyan Investment Authority litigation
Twenty Essex celebrates success in Who’s Who Legal Arbitration 2022
Constitutional Court of Ecuador issues landmark judgment on “The Rights of Nature” – Monica Feria-Tinta acted as Amicus
Does a right to a physical hearing exist in international arbitration? – ICAA project
Court of Appeal decision on the incorporation of charter terms into bills of lading, and joint insurance funds for war risks / K&R losses
Twenty Essex joins ThoughtLeaders4 FIRE as a Community Partner
Twenty Essex joins ThoughtLeaders4 FIRE as a Community Partner
Twenty things I wish I had known about pupillage applications
GREAT Legal Services trade mission to the UAE
Hydrogen projects: regulation and consents
Hydrogen projects: regulation and consents
511-day extension granted to 28-day statutory time limit for bringing challenges to arbitral awards
SCL Annual Conference 2021 – Tech Law in a Sustainable Civil Society
RenewableUK Legal & Commercial Conference
Landmark Supreme Court decision on shipowners’ seaworthiness and due diligence obligations
Wendy Miles QC delivers the CIArb Alexander lecture
Scottish Arbitration Centre: Dispute resolution and climate change
Legal Business Commercial Litigation Summit 8 November 2021
Legal Business Commercial Litigation Summit 8 November 2021
United Kingdom Supreme Court confirms that consequential loss satisfies the tort gateway for service out of the jurisdiction
United Kingdom Supreme Court confirms that consequential loss satisfies the tort gateway for service out of the jurisdiction
Stephen Atherton QC and Blair Leahy QC at TL4 FIRE “QC Surgery: Fraud”
New Zealand Court of Appeal strikes out climate change claim
Hong Kong Arbitration Week 2021 – Arbitrating for and against State parties in APAC
The Eternal Bliss: does demurrage really liquidate damages for only some types of loss?
Twenty Essex celebrates success in 2022 legal directories
10,000 Black Interns
Sudhanshu Swaroop QC to speak on “Climate Change and International Disputes”
Accidental repeal of coronavirus restrictions on winding up petitions
Topical issues in Shipping Law
Guglielmo Verdirame QC and Kate Parlett represent HRH Princess Haya bint Al Hussein on highly complex public international law issues
Guglielmo Verdirame QC and Kate Parlett represent HRH Princess Haya bint Al Hussein on highly complex public international law issues
Legal Business International Arbitration Summit 2021 – 11 October 2021
Legal Business International Arbitration Summit 2021 – 11 October 2021
Designers, breach of confidence, conspiracy and exemplary damages
Designers, breach of confidence, conspiracy and exemplary damages
The Good, the Bad and the Ugly: malpractice in the energy sector
GCR Live: Competition Litigation 2021 – Litigating big tech claims
GCR Live: Competition Litigation 2021 – Litigating big tech claims
Monica Feria-Tinta on “Implications of the Diversity of the Rules on the Use of Force for Change in Law”
Monica Feria-Tinta on “Implications of the Diversity of the Rules on the Use of Force for Change in Law”
Commercial Court finds it has no jurisdiction to hear claims against Petro Poroshenko
Commercial Court finds it has no jurisdiction to hear claims against Petro Poroshenko
European Circuit Annual Conference 2021
Blair Leahy QC at the FIRE UK: Welcome Back Summit
Paris Arbitration Week – Eight disagreements over how to enhance the value of witness evidence
UK-Australia FTA — what’s in store for investor protection?
Joshua Folkard joins Twenty Essex
Andrew Ayres QC and Andrew Dinsmore instructed on multi-million dollar fraud claim against alleged associates of former Steinhoff Group CEO
Nominations for the Chambers UK Bar Awards 2021
Monica Feria-Tinta to speak on the ‘World Court and Climate Change’
Nakul Dewan SA at GAR Connect: Singapore
The updated OGA Decommissioning Strategy
Twenty Essex and Sam Goodman are founding members of CFAAR – The First Global Network For Crypto Fraud And Asset Recovery Professionals
The ECtHR judgment in BEG SpA v Italy: a human right to a conflict-free arbitrator?
LMAA mock arbitration – London International Shipping Week
Stuck in a Strait: The Ever Given conundrum
GAR The Guide to Challenging and Enforcing Arbitration Awards (2nd Edition)
Investor Protection in Europe: What does the future hold?
Professor Stefan Talmon at The Hague Academy of International Law
Reading the tea leaves – where will we be by 2030?
Commercial Court dismisses wasted expenditure claim in fuel oil dispute
Commercial Court dismisses wasted expenditure claim in fuel oil dispute
Zacaroli J clarifies solicitors’ right to obtain security for their unpaid fees
Zacaroli J clarifies solicitors’ right to obtain security for their unpaid fees
London Climate Action Week
Too late to bring dishonesty claim against company director who was a witness in an earlier action
Investor protection in Europe
Investor protection in Europe
The test for apparent bias and arbitrators’ duties of disclosure following Halliburton v Chubb
International Dispute Resolution – The Future of Investment Arbitration
International Dispute Resolution – The Future of Investment Arbitration
Will London-Seated arbitration follow the English Courts’ approach to witness statements?
Checkmate? State immunity and the international stage
Are you thinking of moving to a progressive international set?
Dutch Court orders Shell to reduce CO2 emissions in landmark climate change case
BPOI successful in US$17m restitution claim in the Commercial Court
BPOI successful in US$17m restitution claim in the Commercial Court
Cyber fraud & cyber piracy – LSLC webinar
Copyright infringement and breach of confidence claim against American Express Global Business Travel proceeds in England
Copyright infringement and breach of confidence claim against American Express Global Business Travel proceeds in England
Sir Peter Gross appointed as a new Judicial Commissioner
Climate Change Litigation: Global Perspectives
Climate Change Litigation: Global Perspectives
Court of Appeal rules on approach to inconsistency and conflicts between documents
Court of Appeal rules on approach to inconsistency and conflicts between documents
Commercial Court hands down important judgment on meaning of Petroleum Act
Commercial Court hands down important judgment on meaning of Petroleum Act
Regulation & Licence Highway – Key milestones in UK hydrogen projects
Diplomatic immunity and human rights
Singaporean and English law diverge on fundamental contract law issue: Singapore Court of Appeal rejects reasoning in Rock Advertising
The Wealth of Nations: enforcing international arbitral awards against State parties
Arbitration classics
No revisiting AA 1996, s 69(3) arguments once permission to appeal granted
Government of Malaysia appoints Monica Feria-Tinta as a member of AIAC’s Advisory Council
China-related commercial disputes – a comparison of the arbitral process in London and China
Persistent questions after Enka v Chubb (2021) 137 LQR 216
Persistent questions after Enka v Chubb (2021) 137 LQR 216
A new frontier? Exploring cyber-related international disputes
Thirty Fifth ITF Public Conference – Evidence in investor-state arbitration
Judgment on DBAs, disclosure orders and enforcement of proprietary claims
Judgment on DBAs, disclosure orders and enforcement of proprietary claims
Professor Hi-Taek Shin adds lustre to Twenty Essex from Seoul
Nigel Rawding QC joins Twenty Essex as full-time arbitrator
High Court deliberates modified universalism and the Brussels Recast Regulation in the context of Ukrainian insolvency proceedings
High Court deliberates modified universalism and the Brussels Recast Regulation in the context of Ukrainian insolvency proceedings
Offshore decommissioning: Zeroing in on trends and challenges
Climate change and commercial risks
UKJT Digital Dispute Resolution Rules published today
Bar Sustainability Network
Italian Supreme Court confirms that certain age restrictions are lawful for pilots in aviation companies engaged in national intelligence activities
Maritime arbitration in London – present and future challenges in a changing world
Security for costs ordered against claimants based in Iran and Dubai
Security for costs ordered against claimants based in Iran and Dubai
How to get your first arbitral appointments – ICC Arbitration & ADR Technical webinar
How to get your first arbitral appointments – ICC Arbitration & ADR Technical webinar
What counts as a claim for “loss of profits” – have exclusion clauses grown new teeth?
Summary judgment awarded on the merits in a substantial banking tech-fraud
Sudhanshu Swaroop QC at the 10th Cambridge International Law Conference
Sudhanshu Swaroop QC at the 10th Cambridge International Law Conference
Important decision on s.9 Arbitration Act 1996 stay of proceedings in multi-billion Mozambique dispute
Important decision on s.9 Arbitration Act 1996 stay of proceedings in multi-billion Mozambique dispute
Sir Peter Gross at the SICC Symposium 2021
Women Way in Arbitration – 24 hrs of interviews on International Women’s Day
Women Way in Arbitration – 24 hrs of interviews on International Women’s Day
Alexander Layton QC and Andrew Dinsmore publish guidance on the post-Brexit jurisdiction and choice of law regime in the NLJ
Impact of insolvency on African arbitration proceedings – Court allows joinder and rejects s67 challenge in Ugandan Rift Valley Railways dispute
Arbitrators on social media? Mahnaz Malik on Arbitration Happy Hour
Arbitrators on social media? Mahnaz Malik on Arbitration Happy Hour
Lawrence Akka QC on UKJT Digital Dispute Resolution Rules drafting committee
Gareth Henry and Simone Edwards v Jamaica – IACHR
Insurance litigation under the Recast Brussels Regulation [2021] LMCLQ 27
Insurance litigation under the Recast Brussels Regulation [2021] LMCLQ 27
Successful s67 appeal: Commercial Court sets aside two GAFTA awards for want of substantive jurisdiction
Successful s67 appeal: Commercial Court sets aside two GAFTA awards for want of substantive jurisdiction
Andrew Ayres QC moves to Twenty Essex
Newest edition of The Guide to Energy Arbitrations
Thomas Leary reappointed to Welsh Government Panel of Counsel
ICJ holds it has no jurisdiction over Qatar’s claims of racial discrimination against the UAE
Daniel Kalderimis joins Twenty Essex
US Supreme Court upholds Germany’s plea of State immunity in the “Welfenschatz” case
US Supreme Court upholds Germany’s plea of State immunity in the “Welfenschatz” case
Arbitration Challenges and Enforcement in the English Courts: A roundup of 2020
Arbitration Challenges and Enforcement in the English Courts: A roundup of 2020
Crossing borders: conflicts in IP
Continued recognition of civil judgments between the UK and Norway
OECD claims against BHP, Anglo American, Glencore and Ireland’s state-owned energy provider lodged today