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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

Paolo Busco

Paolo Busco

Call: 2014 (Italy); 2017 (Registered as a European lawyer with the Bar of England and Wales)

Languages: Italian (fluent); Spanish (fluent); French (proficient)

Paolo specialises in public international law and international dispute settlement.

His practice covers a wide range of matters, with a focus on investment law, law of the sea, public international law before domestic courts and human rights. Paolo also has experience in inter-state negotiations and mediations.

Before joining Chambers, Paolo practiced international law in several capacities. As a senior legal consultant to the Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations in Riyadh, he advised the Saudi government on law of the sea and international fisheries law. As an advisor to the Italian Ministry of Home Affairs, he assisted the Government with the public international law aspects of the migration flows in the Mediterranean. As an assistant legal counsel at the PCA, he worked alongside arbitral tribunals in disputes concerning the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea and in investor-state arbitrations. While a trainee lawyer, Paolo worked for two years with Italy’s deputy Attorney General.

In addition to advisory work, Paolo is currently involved in matters pending before ICSID investment tribunals, Annex VII arbitral tribunals, the International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea, the Court of Justice of the European Union and several domestic courts.

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