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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.

To contact our Singapore office, please contact our BD Director, Asia, Rachel Foxton. Out of office hours calls will automatically be diverted to our clerking team in London.

London

20 Essex Street
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.

To contact our Singapore office, please contact our BD Director, Asia, Rachel Foxton. Out of office hours calls will automatically be diverted to our clerking team in London.

London

20 Essex Street
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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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
Take or pay: breach of capacity obligation causes no loss
Orient-Express Goes West: Victory for insureds in the FCA business interruption test case
UK-China Arbitration Summit 2021
Interim and Emergency Relief – In support of maritime arbitration under English Law
Twenty Questions: How to get a commercial pupillage
Members of Chambers listed for EU-UK Withdrawal Agreement arbitration panels
EU-UK Trade and Cooperation Agreement impact on cross-border dispute resolution
Twenty Essex supports criminal bar pupillage funding scheme
How can Twenty Essex assist with your urgent conflicts of law, jurisdiction and enforcement questions when the Brexit transition period ends?
Andrew Fulton to be appointed to Queen’s Counsel
“The Law of Artificial Intelligence” book release
Search and Delivery Up Orders in the Time of COVID-19
Search and Delivery Up Orders in the Time of COVID-19
Supreme Court grants Guaidó Board permission to appeal in Venezuela Gold dispute
SCMA webinar – Halliburton v Chubb: Implications for international maritime and commercial arbitration
SCMA webinar – Halliburton v Chubb: Implications for international maritime and commercial arbitration
Court continues anti-suit injunction in support of London arbitration agreement
Security for costs in the Commercial Court
Security for costs in the Commercial Court
Sir Peter Gross appointed to lead independent review of Human Rights Act
Lord Glennie returns from the Scottish Bench
Rare successful s69 appeal: Incorporation of terms into bills of lading, and joint insurance funds in the war risks/K&R context
CPR Pt 81: the new contempt of court roadmap – New Law Journal
The Supreme Court judgment in Halliburton v Chubb – webinar
Rights of Appeal in Arbitration – LMAA & CIArb Webinar
Supreme Court delivers landmark judgment in Halliburton v Chubb
GAR Interactive: Energy Disputes – Silver Sponsors
High Court delivers Judgment in high-profile diplomatic immunity case – Monica Feria-Tinta appeared for the family of Harry Dunn
High Court delivers Judgment in high-profile diplomatic immunity case – Monica Feria-Tinta appeared for the family of Harry Dunn
English Law Week in Mexico conference
English Law Week in Mexico conference
Fraud victim permitted to use Norwich Pharmacal/Bankers Trust disclosure for claims against disclosing bank
Dublin International Arbitration Day 2020
Dublin International Arbitration Day 2020
IBA Virtually Together 2020 – Hot topics in international arbitration
IBA Virtually Together 2020 – Hot topics in international arbitration
How junior arbitration lawyers can impress at (virtual) hearings
How junior arbitration lawyers can impress at (virtual) hearings
‘The Right to a Fair Trial in International Law’ by Professor Amal Clooney and Professor Philippa Webb
Sir Daniel Bethlehem KCMG QC and Wendy Miles QC appointed to ICSID panels
Sir Daniel Bethlehem KCMG QC and Wendy Miles QC appointed to ICSID panels
Thomas Raphael QC and Sam Goodman successful in defending jurisdiction challenge for Qatar Airways arising out of Qatar diplomatic crisis
Thomas Raphael QC and Sam Goodman successful in defending jurisdiction challenge for Qatar Airways arising out of Qatar diplomatic crisis
IBA 2020 Virtually Together conference – Litigating in the Internet Age
Paul Lowenstein QC and Andrew Dinsmore publish cover article in the New Law Journal on recent developments in the law of personal service
Paul Lowenstein QC and Andrew Dinsmore publish cover article in the New Law Journal on recent developments in the law of personal service
Norwich Pharmacal orders in support of foreign proceedings
New appointments to the Attorney General’s Public International Law Panels
CIArb Virtual Congress 2020
CIArb Virtual Congress 2020
Twenty Essex enjoys further success in 2021 legal directory rankings
Advancing equality for women at the Bar: recruitment, progression and retention
Advancing equality for women at the Bar: recruitment, progression and retention
Simon Milnes speaks to Singapore’s Straits Times on trends in international arbitration
2020 Pacific Ocean Pacific Climate Conference
2020 Pacific Ocean Pacific Climate Conference
ERA Pledge YSPC Push for Parity webinar: Getting your first appointment – insights from practitioners
ERA Pledge YSPC Push for Parity webinar: Getting your first appointment – insights from practitioners
GAR Interactive: Moscow
GAR Interactive: Moscow
Being indispensable in (virtual) arbitration: how junior members of the team can impress
Being indispensable in (virtual) arbitration: how junior members of the team can impress
Nineteen Eighty-Four: arbitration Room 101?
Twenty Essex supporting the London Legal Walk 10xChallenge
Monica Feria-Tinta secures UN intervention in COVID-19 mining dispute
Nominations for ‘Client Service Set of the Year’ and ‘Shipping Set of the Year’ at Chambers UK Bar Awards 2020
Twenty Essex shortlisted for ‘Chambers of the Year’ and ‘Barrister of the Year’
Turkey’s mass surveillance case: Monica Feria-Tinta in third party intervention to the UN Human Rights Committee
Blair Leahy co-chairing the 9th Fraud, Asset Tracing & Recovery Miami conference
Blair Leahy co-chairing the 9th Fraud, Asset Tracing & Recovery Miami conference
The (intended) impact of climate change litigation on corporate due diligence
A breach of International Law in a very specific and limited way…
New tenants support continuing growth at Twenty Essex
High Court resolves long-standing uncertainty over the availability of damages in addition to demurrage
Professor Stefan Talmon submits amicus brief to US Supreme Court regarding ‘Guelph Treasure’
Coronavirus business interruption test case – judgment in the “insurance case of the century”
International Law and a Gender-Just Peace – CEDAW 40th anniversary
International Law and a Gender-Just Peace – CEDAW 40th anniversary
Wendy Miles QC wins ‘Best in Commercial Arbitration’ at European Women in Business Law Awards
Wendy Miles QC wins ‘Best in Commercial Arbitration’ at European Women in Business Law Awards
The Changes of Paradigm in Public International Law – New podcast by Monica Feria-Tinta
The Changes of Paradigm in Public International Law – New podcast by Monica Feria-Tinta
IISTL Sixteenth Annual International Colloquium
IISTL Sixteenth Annual International Colloquium
“Unprecedented” extension of time for Nigeria in US$10 billion award set aside application
“Unprecedented” extension of time for Nigeria in US$10 billion award set aside application
Monica Feria-Tinta in Mexican Supreme Court’s mining law case
Bridging the Bar Founding Partners
Wendy Miles QC at GAR Interactive: Europe
Wendy Miles QC at GAR Interactive: Europe
Penelope Nevill and Belinda McRae appointed to the Attorney General’s Panel of Counsel
Penelope Nevill and Belinda McRae appointed to the Attorney General’s Panel of Counsel
GAR Interactive: Singapore
GAR Interactive: Singapore
CIArb Scottish Branch webinar – Clearing the COVID-19 logjam: can arbitration rescue stalled trials?
CIArb Scottish Branch webinar – Clearing the COVID-19 logjam: can arbitration rescue stalled trials?
Norwich Pharmacal relief against foreign defendants: still up in the air? ThoughtLeaders4FIRE Magazine
Monica Feria-Tinta in ‘Rights of Nature’ landmark case
CIArb PolicyCast: Mahnaz Malik on the Geopolitics of ISDS
CIArb PolicyCast: Mahnaz Malik on the Geopolitics of ISDS
The 2020 oil price rollercoaster
Court grants extension of time to commence arbitration under AA 1996 s12
Court grants extension of time to commence arbitration under AA 1996 s12
Supreme Court grants permission to appeal Alize 1954 v Allianz (“CMA CGM LIBRA”)
Court of Appeal rejects international law challenge to UK decisions on the Chagos Islands
Court of Appeal rejects international law challenge to UK decisions on the Chagos Islands
Nautica Marine Limited v Trafigura Trading LLC (“The Leonidas”)
Renowned practitioner moves to Twenty Essex: Wendy Miles QC
Harris Bor appears in multi-billion dollar Avonwick Dispute
Harris Bor appears in multi-billion dollar Avonwick Dispute
New Heads of Chambers at Twenty Essex
New Heads of Chambers at Twenty Essex
Marex v Sevilleja in the Supreme Court: new problems and new solutions
Monica Feria-Tinta on the BBC discussing legal intervention protecting rainforests and natural world of global importance
Investment treaty claims and climate change
Unlocking dispute resolution beyond lockdown: does arbitration hold the key?
Court refuses AA 1996, s12 application to extend time to commence arbitration
Court refuses AA 1996, s12 application to extend time to commence arbitration
Landmark case on reflective loss: Marex Financial Ltd v Sevilleja
HOW WE ARE DEALING WITH COVID-19 – updated 10 July 2020
HOW WE ARE DEALING WITH COVID-19 – updated 10 July 2020
Experts in Technology Arbitration – PAW event hosted by SVAMC & AFDIT
LSLC webinar: Practical & legal issues in shipbuilding – the SAJ Form
FCA test case to assess business interruption insurance policies
FCA test case to assess business interruption insurance policies
Commercial Court rules that Juan Guaidó is interim President of Venezuela and his appointments are Acts of State
The Greening of International Dispute Settlement? – Sir Daniel Bethlehem QC’s Brower lecture at the ASIL annual meeting
Monica Feria-Tinta acting in Cerrejón mine COVID-19 dispute
Advocacy in virtual hearings – a practical guide
Miller’s Marine War Risks launch event
Miller’s Marine War Risks launch event
Sir Richard Plender
Sir Richard Plender
Digitisation of Hong Kong’s judiciary: introducing Hong Kong’s first decision to allow service by access to data room
Digitisation of Hong Kong’s judiciary: introducing Hong Kong’s first decision to allow service by access to data room
New edition of “Miller’s Marine War Risks” co-authored by Oliver Caplin
New edition of “Miller’s Marine War Risks” co-authored by Oliver Caplin
Collateral manager liable for loss of copper scrap
Collateral manager liable for loss of copper scrap
A life raft for financial institutions in the sea of vicarious liability for rogue traders
A life raft for financial institutions in the sea of vicarious liability for rogue traders
Could arbitration support courts during the COVID-19 crisis?
A Practical Guide to Cyber Fraud Litigation
A Practical Guide to Cyber Fraud Litigation
Andrew Fulton and Mark Tushingham instructed in battle for control of $1 billion of Venezuelan gold
The Enterprise Act 2016 and insurance claims: boldly going anywhere?
The Enterprise Act 2016 and insurance claims: boldly going anywhere?
DIFC Courts Practice book release
DIFC Courts Practice book release
Court of Appeal grants anti-suit injunction to block US extraterritorial enforcement measures
The Go-Between: resolving disputes in uncertain times – a mediator’s perspective
Crossing borders: current frontiers in enforcing maritime forum clauses webinar
A Clockwork Arbitrator: avoiding due process paranoia
Another perspective on search & rescue in the Mediterranean Sea
Another perspective on search & rescue in the Mediterranean Sea
International Group P&I Club letters of indemnity return to the courts
Conditional Restraint
Conditional Restraint
Prevention principle & notification requirements to move delivery and cancellation dates – SAJ Form
Great Expectations: tips on securing your first arbitral appointment and starting out as an arbitrator
Debarring order in £16 million fraud claim
Debarring order in £16 million fraud claim
Launch of FIRE Starters
Launch of FIRE Starters
Insurance policies and the impact of COVID-19
Placing choice of law under lockdown: COVID-19 measures and overriding mandatory provisions
Business interruption insurance and the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (furloughing)
Business interruption insurance and the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (furloughing)
When is a guarantee a ‘demand’ guarantee and what presumptions should apply?
When is a guarantee a ‘demand’ guarantee and what presumptions should apply?
Coronavirus (COVID-19), A1P1 and compensation under the ECHR
Coronavirus (COVID-19), A1P1 and compensation under the ECHR
Arbitration classics: Pride and Prejudice
High Court sentences directors to prison for breach of anti-suit injunctions
COVID-19 and damages for negligent advice
Arbitration classics: A Tale of Two Cities
The evolution of the Commercial Bar
The evolution of the Commercial Bar
COVID-19 and Investment Treaty Claims
Clearing the COVID-19 logjam: can arbitration rescue stalled trials?
Arbitration in a time of Covid-19: my experience so far – by Josephine Davies
Arbitration in a time of Covid-19: my experience so far – by Josephine Davies
Qingdao Huiquan Shipping v Shanghai Dong He Xin [2019] 1 Lloyd’s Rep 520
Qingdao Huiquan Shipping v Shanghai Dong He Xin [2019] 1 Lloyd’s Rep 520
Kaefer Aislamientos SA de CV v AMS Drilling Mexico SA de CV and Others (The “Atlantic Tiburon 1”)
Kaefer Aislamientos SA de CV v AMS Drilling Mexico SA de CV and Others (The “Atlantic Tiburon 1”)
Andrew Dinsmore instructed on Covid-19 business interruption coverage