Iain Quirk - Counsel

Essex Court Chambers

Nationality: British
Country of Residence: United Kingdom

Description

Iain acts as counsel in arbitrations under all of the major international institutional rules (including ICC, LCIA, ICSID, SCC, SIAC, HKIAC, AAA/ICDR and UNCITRAL). He is also appointed as arbitrator (sole and three-member) by the LCIA, ICC, SCC and other institutions. Iain taught International Commercial Arbitration and Investment Arbitration on the MA course at Kings College, London for five years. Iain was appointed as the ICC UK Arbitration Consultant, the first English barrister to hold th

Languages Spoken

Language Level
French Basic
Mandarin Basic

ICC Arbitration Experience

The number of times I have acted for the ICC as:

Chair of Tribunal: 0
Sole Arbitrator: 1 to 20
Co Arbitrator: 1 to 20
Party's Counsel: 21 to 40
Secretary or Other: 0

Other Arbitration Experience

The number of times I have acted for other Institutions as:

Chair of Tribunal: 0
Sole Arbitrator: 1 to 20
Co Arbitrator: 1 to 20
Party's Counsel: 21 to 40
Secretary or Other: 1 to 20

Have I sat as an arbitrator in cases where one party is not represented?: Yes

Legal Expertise

  • Civil law
  • Common law
  • European law
  • International law

Other legal expertise: No

Other Experience

  • Mediation

Specialities

  • Agency (representation)
  • Competition
  • Construction
  • Corporate law
  • Employment
  • Energy and Natural Resources
  • Finance and Banking
  • Information and Communication
  • Insurance
  • Intellectual Property
  • Investment
  • Joint Ventures
  • Pharmaceutical
  • Purchases
  • Real Estate
  • Sales
  • Technologies
  • Transport