4 New Square

Ben Patten QC

Current View:
Also ranked in:

This content is provided by Ben Patten QC.

Practice Areas

International arbitration relating to all aspects of construction disputes and in particular disputes relating to design and professional liability. Very experienced in disputes involving complex engineering and mechanical and electrical problems. Practises in the Courts of the UK and Ireland in relation to all types of construction dispute. Acts as an arbitrator and mediator.

Professional Memberships

Technology and Construction Bar Association, Commercial Bar Association, Professional Negligence Bar Association, London Common Law & Commercial Bar Association.


Called to the Bar of England and Wales in 1986, called to Bar of the Republic of Ireland in 1998, called to Bar of Northern Ireland in 2014, appointed Queen’s Counsel in 2010, developed a broad based commercial practice in London with increasing speciality in international work.


Professional Negligence in Construction; Editor of Jackson & Powell.


Married with three children. Lives in London.