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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

Sudhanshu Swaroop QC

Sudhanshu Swaroop QC

Silk: 2016 Call: 1997

Languages: French (proficient)

Sudhanshu practises commercial, arbitration and public international law. He has acted in landmark and leading cases across his areas of practice.

His commercial and arbitration work encompasses a wide range of sectors, including shipping and international trade, energy and natural resources, and banking and finance. Sudhanshu also acts regularly in challenges to the jurisdiction of the English courts, applications for freezing orders and other urgent relief, arbitration applications to court and matters of enforcement.

Sudhanshu’s recent and ongoing public international work has covered (for example) bilateral investment treaties, international environmental law and the law of immunities.

As an advocate, he has substantial and broad experience. Sudhanshu is used to cross-examining on complex factual and expert issues at trial, as well as arguing novel or difficult points of law on appeal. He has acted at all levels of the English courts (including the Supreme Court), in countless international commercial arbitrations (including ICC, LCIA, UNCITRAL, GAFTA, LMAA, LME and FCC), at the International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea, in inter-state arbitration in The Hague, and at the European Court of Human Rights.

Sudhanshu accepts appointments as an arbitrator.

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Public international law (key cases)

Arbitration

Banking and finance

Commercial law

Energy and natural resources

Insurance and reinsurance

Private international law

PIL and human rights

Shipping and commodities

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Well regarded in the field of public international law.

The Legal 500 UK Bar 2018

A highly rated barrister.

The Legal 500 UK Bar 2017

He prepares advice that is very easy to read and gets to the crux of the issues.

The Legal 500 UK Bar 2017

He always displays extensive knowledge and is able to assimilate large amounts of information quickly.

The Legal 500 UK Bar 2016

A versatile barrister with a strong grounding in international arbitration.

The Legal 500 UK Bar 2015

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