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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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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
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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
Glencore Energy UK Ltd v Freeport Holdings Ltd (the “Lady M”) [2019] 2 Lloyd’s Rep 109
HOW WE ARE DEALING WITH COVID-19
HOW WE ARE DEALING WITH COVID-19
Midnight Marine Ltd & Another v Thomas Miller Speciality Underwriting Agency Ltd (The “Labhauler”)
Midnight Marine Ltd & Another v Thomas Miller Speciality Underwriting Agency Ltd (The “Labhauler”)
Blue Moon: Commercial Court upholds section 68 arbitration award challenge
Nobiskrug GmbH v Valla Yachts Ltd – QBD
Minister of Finance (Incorporated) 1Malaysia Development Berhad v International Petroleum Investment Company Aabar Investments PJS
Minister of Finance (Incorporated) 1Malaysia Development Berhad v International Petroleum Investment Company Aabar Investments PJS
Guglielmo Verdirame QC and Kate Parlett represent HRH Princess Haya bint Al Hussein on highly complex immunities issues
Guglielmo Verdirame QC and Kate Parlett represent HRH Princess Haya bint Al Hussein on highly complex immunities issues
A whole new cryptocurrency world: Supreme Court of India lifts RBI ban
A whole new cryptocurrency world: Supreme Court of India lifts RBI ban
Annual ICLQ Lecture: Philippa Webb on state responsibility for modern slavery
Ga-Hyun Chung v Silver Dry Bulk Co Ltd
Ga-Hyun Chung v Silver Dry Bulk Co Ltd
GAR Live India
GAR Live India
Mahnaz Malik is keynote speaker at the Washington University International Arbitration and Dispute Resolution Symposium
Mahnaz Malik is keynote speaker at the Washington University International Arbitration and Dispute Resolution Symposium
Top 20 cases to watch in 2020: The Lawyer
Insurers, ransomware and Bitcoin
Twenty Essex Spring Seminar
Twenty Essex Spring Seminar
Energy disputes seminar
Judith Gill QC appointed vice president of ICCA
Philippa Webb in leapfrog appeal from Employment Appeal Tribunal to Supreme Court
Philippa Webb in leapfrog appeal from Employment Appeal Tribunal to Supreme Court
Simon Olleson joins exceptional PIL team at Twenty Essex
Monica Feria-Tinta named in The Lawyer Hot 100
Monica Feria-Tinta named in The Lawyer Hot 100
Latin American States before the ICJ: ASIL video podcast featuring Monica Feria-Tinta
Latin American States before the ICJ: ASIL video podcast featuring Monica Feria-Tinta
Asset Recovery International conference in Dublin
Three Twenty Essex members appointed as Queen’s Counsel
Colombian farmers secure £3 million freezing injunction against UK oil company
Monica Feria-Tinta joins trial observation of the brother of former Colombian President in “Twelve Apostles” case
Monica Feria-Tinta joins trial observation of the brother of former Colombian President in “Twelve Apostles” case
Between Brussels and Lugano
Scope of power to correct awards – Article 27 of the LCIA Rules 1998
Winners: International Arbitration Set of the Year – The Legal 500 UK 2020 awards
Monica Feria-Tinta acting before the United Nations Working Group on enforced or involuntary disappearances
Inspection of documents under CPR 51U para 21 and correction of awards under Article 27 LCIA rules
Inspection of documents under CPR 51U para 21 and correction of awards under Article 27 LCIA rules
David Lewis QC and Andrew Dinsmore in jurisdiction challenge on role of multiplicity of proceedings in proper forum analysis
David Lewis QC and Andrew Dinsmore in jurisdiction challenge on role of multiplicity of proceedings in proper forum analysis
Sudhanshu Swaroop QC and John Bethell in Supreme Court case on the international law of torture
Sudhanshu Swaroop QC and John Bethell in Supreme Court case on the international law of torture
When can the English court protect its jurisdiction and judgments?
Success in recent judgment for Natixis
Asset Recovery International conference 2020
Asset Recovery International conference 2020
Dublin International Arbitration Day 2019
Dublin International Arbitration Day 2019
Mahnaz Malik and international arbitration in Pakistan
Legal Business International Arbitration Summit 2019
Legal Business International Arbitration Summit 2019
Twenty Essex success at the Chambers UK Bar Awards 2019
Monica Feria-Tinta instructed in Montara oil spill case
UKJT to publish authoritative cryptoassets and smart contracts legal statement
Improvements to the Domestic Abuse Bill
Improvements to the Domestic Abuse Bill
Cultural Considerations in Advocacy: United Kingdom
Monica Feria-Tinta in Journal of International Banking Law and Regulations: World Bank Group immunities after Jam et al v IFC
Arbitration: a view from Qatar and beyond
Lord Justice Gross returns to Twenty Essex
Hong Kong Arbitration Week
Article: United Kingdom v Prince Mukarram Jah
Close enough: personal service when faced with personal security
Close enough: personal service when faced with personal security
Injunctive and emergency relief in and for international arbitration proceedings
IWIRC & Twenty Essex Breakfast seminar
Palace to Palace cycle 2019
The London Conference on International Law: Engaging with International Law
Disruptive Developments: CIS disputes
Declaratory relief: What’s the use?
Declaratory relief: What’s the use?
Enforcement of arbitral awards against States and State immunity
Enforcement of arbitral awards against States and State immunity
SIAC-KCAB Seoul Conference: Cross-Border Construction Disputes in 21st Century Asia
SIAC-KCAB Seoul Conference: Cross-Border Construction Disputes in 21st Century Asia
New tenants at Twenty Essex
Celebrating a Century of Women in Law
‘The Anti-Suit Injunction’ (2nd Edition) book published today
The Chang Hang Guang Rong [2019] EWHC 2284 (Comm)
Delhi High Court enforces SIAC Award and directs deposit of payment
Sarah Tresman returns to Twenty Essex
5th Annual GAR Live Singapore
Lord Justice Hamblen appointed to the Supreme Court
Lord Justice Hamblen appointed to the Supreme Court
Sunshine and Shipping: YMP & Twenty Essex seminar
Michael Moser receives Austria’s highest civilian honour
Launch of “Arbitration Costs”