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Quadrant Chambers

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Provided by Quadrant Chambers
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Head of Chambers: Poonam Melwani KC
Chief Operating Officer: Peter Blair
Senior Clerks: Gary Ventura, Simon Slattery
Tenants: 72

Firm Overview:
Quadrant Chambers is widely recognised as being one of the leading commercial sets. Quadrant’s barristers provide outstanding advocacy in court, arbitration and inquiries, and expert advice across the whole spectrum of commercial law, both nationally and internationally. The set also offers highly experienced arbitrators, mediators and expert witnesses. Quadrant members are renowned for their approachability, responsiveness, for working closely with their clients and for being aware of their concerns and priorities. Chambers has a highly motivated support team of clerks and administrative staff who are noted for their commitment to providing the highest level of support and service to all with whom they work. Quadrant has a modern and flexible attitude to structuring fees.

Work Undertaken:
Quadrant Chambers holds a pre-eminent position as one of the leading international commercial disputes sets. Quadrant Chambers are market leaders with a reputation for excellence in their main areas of focus: aviation, banking, commercial disputes, commodities, energy, insurance, international arbitration, shipping and shipbuilding and offshore construction. Members of chambers and arbitrator members also accept appointments as inquiry chairs, arbitrators and mediators.

International:
A large proportion of Quadrant’s work is for international clients or involves international commercial law. Members have appeared as advocates and expert witnesses before courts and tribunals worldwide and several have been called to the bars of other jurisdictions.

Members:
Poonam Melwani KC (1989) (KC-2011)

Michael N Howard KC (1971) (KC-1986)

Lionel Persey KC (1981) (KC-1997)

Simon Rainey KC (1982) (KC-2000)

Luke Parsons KC (1985) (KC-2003)

Nigel Jacobs KC (1983) (KC-2006)

David Goldstone KC (1986) (KC-2006)

Simon Croall KC (1986) (KC-2008)

Nigel Cooper KC (1987) (KC-2010)

Paul Downes KC (1991) (KC-2010)

Robert Thomas KC (1992) (KC-2011)

Chirag Karia KC (1988) (KC-2012)

James M Turner KC (1990) (KC-2013)

Michael Davey KC (1990) (KC-2014)

John Russell KC (1993) (KC-2014)

Guy Blackwood KC (1997) (KC-2014)

Michael Nolan KC (1981) (KC-2015)

John Passmore KC (1992) (KC-2015)

John Kimbell KC (1995) (KC-2015)

Robert-Jan Temmink KC (1996) (KC-2017)

Thomas Macey-Dare KC (1994) (KC-2018)

Yash Kulkarni KC (1998) (KC-2018)

Christopher M Smith KC (1999) (KC-2019)

Stewart Buckingham KC (1996) (KC 2020)

Jeremy Richmond KC (2000) (KC 2020)

Nichola Warrender KC (1995) (KC 2021)

Matthew Reeve (1987)

Nevil Phillips (1992)

Alexander Uff (1998)

Timothy Marland (2002)

Ruth Hosking (2002)

Nicola Allsop (2002)

Caroline Pounds (2003)

Paul Toms (2003)

Emmet Coldrick (2004)

Paul Henton (2004)

Saira Paruk (2004)

Turlough Stone (2004)

David Semark (2002)

Emily Saunderson (2005)

Stewart Chirnside (2005)

Gemma Morgan (2006)

Joseph Sullivan (2006)

Gaurav Sharma (2006)

Natalie Moore (2007)

Benjamin Coffer (2008)

Stephanie Barrett (2008)

Claudia Wilmot-Smith (2008)

Henry Ellis (2008)

Peter Stevenson (2008)

Christopher Jay (2009)

Ben Gardner (2010)

Andrew Leung (2010)

Mark Stiggelbout (2011)

Tom Bird (2011)

Emily McWilliams (2011)

Joseph England (2011)

Max Davidson (2013)

Michael Proctor (2013)

Andrew Carruth (2013)

Koye Akoni (2014)

Craig Williams (2014)

Jamie Hamblen (2017)

William Mitchell (2017)

Tom Nixon (2017)

Robert Ward (2018)

Celine Honey (2019)

Benjamin Joseph (2019)

Maya Chilaeva (2020)

Joseph Gourgey (2021)

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Quadrant Chambers rankings

Global Guide 2022
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Asia-Pacific Region
International Arbitration - The Bar
2 Ranked Barristers
Silks (KC)
Luke Parsons KC
Luke Parsons KC
Spotlight Table
Simon Rainey KC
Simon Rainey KC
Spotlight Table
Global: Multi-Jurisdictional
International Arbitration - The English Bar
6 Ranked Barristers
Silks (KC)
Simon Rainey KC
1
Simon Rainey KC
1
Band 1
Lionel Persey KC
3
Lionel Persey KC
3
Band 3
Andrew Guy Blackwood KC
4
Andrew Guy Blackwood KC
4
Band 4
Luke Parsons KC
4
Luke Parsons KC
4
Band 4
Juniors
Gemma Morgan
3
Gemma Morgan
3
Band 3
Ben Gardner
4
Ben Gardner
4
Band 4
Singapore
Dispute Resolution: Arbitration: The English Bar
1 Ranked Barrister
Silks (KC)
Simon Rainey KC
2
Simon Rainey KC
2
Band 2
UK
Dispute Resolution: Commercial
1 Set
8 Ranked Barristers
Set
Dispute Resolution: Commercial
3
Dispute Resolution: Commercial
3
Band 3
Silks (KC)
Simon Rainey KC
1
Simon Rainey KC
1
Band 1
Paul Downes KC
2
Paul Downes KC
2
Band 2
Yash Kulkarni KC
4
Yash Kulkarni KC
4
Band 4
Andrew Guy Blackwood KC
5
Andrew Guy Blackwood KC
5
Band 5
Robert-Jan Temmink KC
5
Robert-Jan Temmink KC
5
Band 5
Jeremy Richmond KC
Jeremy Richmond KC
New Silks
Juniors
Emily Saunderson
5
Emily Saunderson
5
Band 5
Stewart Chirnside
5
Stewart Chirnside
5
Band 5
Energy & Natural Resources
1 Set
4 Ranked Barristers
Set
Energy & Natural Resources
3
Energy & Natural Resources
3
Band 3
Silks (KC)
Lionel Persey KC
1
Lionel Persey KC
1
Band 1
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