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Essex Court Chambers

Living Wage
24 LINCOLN'S INN FIELDS, LONDON, WC2A 3EG, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7813 8000
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Fax 020 7813 8080
DX:
320 LONDON CHANCERY LANE WC2
Email:
Web:
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London, Singapore

Paul Stanley QC

Tel:
Work 020 7813 8000
Email:
Essex Court Chambers (Essex Court Chambers)

Position

Prior to being called to the bar, Paul lectured on European Community Law at Downing College, Cambridge and was a judicial assistant to the Hon Mr Justice Phillips in R v Kevin Maxwell & ors. Since being in practice he has advised and acted in a wide range of arbitrations and conducted a variety of hearings before tribunals. Cases include arbitrations concerning war risk during the Gulf War, the Bermuda excess liability form and allocation of pollution losses under reinsurance contracts. Has advised and acted in disputes concerning film finance and production, broadcasting rights, computer software and services, television production, often with an international element and has participated in mediation and advised clients on appropriate approaches to alternative dispute resolution. Has frequently advised and acted in cases involving European Community law issues including agriculture.

Career

Called 1993, Middle Temple.

Languages

French (working knowledge), German (working knowledge).

Education

Downing College, Cambridge (BA); Harvard Law School (LLM).


London Bar

Commercial litigation

Within: Commercial litigation – Leading silks

Paul Stanley QC - Essex Court ChambersGreat rapport with the judges, good presentation skills, and quick on his feet.

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International arbitration: counsel

Within: International arbitration: counsel – Leading silks

Paul Stanley QC - Essex Court ChambersHe is great: very clever and hardworking and thoughtful.

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