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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

20/06/2019

Philippa Webb appointed to full professor at King’s College London

Philippa Webb has been promoted to Professor of Public International Law at King’s College London, effective 1 September 2019.

Philippa is a specialist in public international law, with particular expertise in all aspects of immunities and international dispute settlement. Her academic work has been cited by the UK Supreme Court, the Court of Appeals of England and Wales, the Supreme Court of Canada, the Supreme Court of Appeal of South Africa, the ICTY, the ICTR and the President of the International Court of Justice. Philippa has represented clients before the International Court of Justice, the European Court of Human Right, the Supreme Court of United Kingdom and the Judicial Committee of the Privy Council. Her latest co-authored book, Oppenheim’s International Law: The United Nations, won the Certificate of Merit for High Technical Craftsmanship and Utility to Lawyers and Scholars from the American Society of International Law.

Philippa’s promotion continues and strengthens the links between Twenty Essex and King’s College London, with Alexander Layton QCSir Daniel Bethlehem QCProfessor Guglielmo Verdirame QC and Penelope Nevill also holding academic positions there. The late Professor David Caron was Executive Dean of the law school at King’s College London.

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