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Andrew White QC

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Andrew enjoys an international reputation as a commercial silk. He regularly appears as counsel in English High Court litigation, and international and domestic arbitrations, as well as mediations and expert determinations. He is regularly instructed by the world’s largest law firms on behalf of major construction, engineering and energy companies, governments and state entities. Most of his work is international in nature and in recent years he has acted in disputes in Europe, North and South America, Australia, the UAE and across Asia. He has been instructed as counsel in the Court of Appeal in Gibraltar, in the High Court of Hong Kong and in arbitrations in Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Oman, Qatar, Singapore, Hong Kong, Brussels, Gibraltar, and Tanzania. Andrew has also been appointed as an arbitrator in UNCITRAL, ICC, SIAC, LCIA and ad hoc arbitrations in England, Singapore, Nigeria, Switzerland, Paris, Trinidad, Australia, New Zealand and New York.

Career

Educated University College Cardiff, LLB (Hons), 1975-79. Megarry Scholar and Hardwicke Scholar of Lincoln's Inn. Called to the Bar 1980, QC 1997, Bencher of Lincoln's Inn 2003. Appointed to the arbitration panel of the Astana International Arbitration panel.

Professional Memberships

TECBAR, COMBAR, Western Circuit.

Publications

Contributor: Atkins Forms and Precedents: Building Contracts.