Duncan Matthews QC - Arbitrator, Counsel

Twenty Essex

Nationality: British
Country of Residence: United Kingdom

Description

Duncan is a leading trial advocate with a broad practice in international and domestic commercial dispute resolution. He helps clients in English higher court proceedings and overseas. He also has a large international arbitration practice, with experience of a wide range of arbitral institutions including the HKIAC, ICC, JCAA, LCIA, LMAA, UNCITRAL and SIAC (ad hoc). Duncan accepts arbitral appointments and has been appointed sole arbitrator and as chairman of three-member tribunals.

Languages Spoken

Language Level
French Advanced
Italian Advanced
German Basic

ICC Arbitration Experience

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

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

Other Arbitration Experience

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

Chair of Tribunal: 1 to 20
Sole Arbitrator: 1 to 20
Co Arbitrator: 1 to 20
Party's Counsel: 41+
Secretary or Other: 0

Have I sat as an arbitrator in cases where one party is not represented?: No

Legal Expertise

  • Common law
  • International law

Other legal expertise: No

Other Experience

Specialities

  • Distribution
  • Energy and Natural Resources
  • Finance and Banking
  • Insurance
  • Investment
  • Joint Ventures
  • Maritime
  • Technologies