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Atkin Chambers

Serena Cheng QC

London, UK Global Guide 2022 Ranked in 2 departments

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Global
Construction - UK

Band 4

Serena Cheng QC
Serena Cheng QC is a silk with a robust practice acting for contractors in technically complex engineering and energy disputes. She is instructed in complex cases both domestically and abroad, including those in the Middle East and Far East. She is active in international arbitrations in addition to adjudication proceedings.
Strengths: "An impressive and intelligent silk with a huge depth of knowledge." "A very impressive barrister. Her written work is really excellent with incredible attention to detail."
Recent work: Acted for the main contractor in defence of an employer’s claim to overturn the result of a final account adjudication concerning the refurbishment and alteration of the Liverpool College of Art building.
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International Arbitration - The Bar - Asia-Pacific Region

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Serena Cheng QC of Atkin Chambers acts prominently in the arbitration of disputes with a construction or engineering connection - and often a maritime dimension too - arising in such jurisdictions as Malaysia, Singapore and Thailand. She is described by one interviewee as "a very gifted advocate whose style and approach reflect the very highest standards of the Bar," while another, speaking of her handling of a specific arbitration mandate, reports: "She did a really excellent job, getting to grips with the technical matters with fantastic attention to detail and making the opposition look ordinary."
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