Nigel Jones QC is a highly experienced courtroom and advisory leader who specialises in complex and high value, international and domestic commercial litigation & arbitration, insurance, construction and professional negligence. He is acknowledged as a leading silk in these areas and is well-known for bringing a business-like and commercial approach to his work.
Within his specialist areas, he has significant experience of banking & finance and joint venture disputes, commercial fraud, private international & conflict, insurance coverage and insolvency, large infrastructure design and construction disputes and property damage. Alongside these he has considerable experience in niche areas such as franchising and commercial agency and sports law as well as the utilities sector (principally electricity).
He is also a specialist class/group action lawyer and understands the complex area of costs and the third party funding of costs in domestic and international dispute resolution. These skills led to his appointment in 2014 as chair of the investment committee of the Harbour Funds.
Nigel is an experienced mediation advocate and a regular lecturer who has presented lectures for the London Common Law and Commercial Bar Association, the Franco-British Lawyers Society, the British German Jurists Association, the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators UAE.
•Arbitrator & mediator member, ADR Chambers (UK) Ltd
•Registered Legal Practitioner, DIFC
•Commercial Bar Association
•Franco-British Lawyers Society
•London Commercial Law & Commercial Bar Association
•Professional Negligence Bar Association
•Technology & Construction Bar Association.
•Society of Construction Law