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Stephanie Barwise QC

Tel:
Work 020 7404 0102
Email:
Web:
www.atkinchambers.com/people/stephanie-barwise-qc/
Atkin Chambers (Atkin Chambers)

Position

Stephanie’s general commercial practice includes all aspects of the law relating to the construction and civil engineering industry in litigation, arbitration and adjudication. She also has acted as adjudicator arbitrator and mediator of highly complex disputes (relating e.g to pipelines overseas and wind farms). Her experience includes major road and tunnel construction, construction of railways, defects and locomotives, ship refurbishment, North Sea oil rig construction, refinery construction including seismic factors, biofuels plants, Ladbroke Grove Rail Inquiry, LUL Piccadilly and Jubilee line upgrades, offshore wind farms and fully computer automated gantry cranes in Hong Kong as well as experience in various other disputes related to computer software including IT systems in locomotives. Her practice also involves the causes and spread of fire, including representing a group of bereaved and survuvors at the Grenfell Tower Inquiry, and professional negligence in general in particular of architects, engineers and surveyors. A further area of specialisation is procurement: she has acted for central and local government, NHS Trusts (PFI agreements) and utility companies (acting under framework agreements). Stephanie has experience of all major forms of contracts.

Career

Called to the Bar 1988. Joined Atkin Chambers 1989. Silk 2006. Bencher Middle Temple 2010. Vice chair of Middle Temple Estates Committee 2014. Chair of Middle Temple Estates Committee 2015.

Languages

She is fluent in French and competent in German.

Member

TECBAR; COMBAR.


London Bar

Construction

Within: Construction – Leading silks

Stephanie Barwise QC - Atkin ChambersShe is very 'hands-on' and provides clear, firm views – excellent in conference and on her feet.

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Professional negligence

Within: Professional negligence – Leading silks

Stephanie Barwise QC - Atkin ChambersExtremely reliable and never ever lets the client down.

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