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Caroline Pounds

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Caroline is an experienced and sought after senior junior whose practice encompasses all aspects of general commercial litigation and arbitration, and international arbitration. Her specialist practice areas include shipping, energy, ship-building, ship sale and purchase, commodities and international trade. In the field of shipping in particular, Caroline is consistently listed as a standout junior in the leading directories and was awarded Chambers & Partners “Shipping Junior of the Year” in 2015. Caroline has a broad range of international clients, including from Europe, the Far East and Middle East. She acts in an advisory capacity and appears in court and arbitration on a sole and led basis in all of her practice areas. Please visit www.quadrantchambers.com for Caroline's detailed CV.

Professional Memberships

COMBAR; LCLCBA; Young International Arbitration Group of the LCIA; Young Arbitrators Forum of the ICC.


Called to the Bar in 2003; recognised as one of Legal Week's 'Stars at the Bar' in 2013; Chambers and Partners 'Shipping Junior of the Year' in 2015.


First Class Law Degree (Law with French Law), Hertford College, Oxford. Lives in Surrey.