Richard Southern QC
An excellent barrister with marked ability in shipping matters. He has a particular focus on charter party disputes involving such commodities as crude oil and iron ore. An accomplished advocate, he also accepts instruction as an arbitrator. His clients hail from around the world.
"He provides practical, effective advice and he carries himself with the right air of gravitas when appearing before tribunals and courts." "Persuasive, analytical and careful."
Recent work: Acted in a claim for summary judgment for non-performance of a contract of affreightment for the carriage of iron ore from Brazil to Malaysia.