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Essex Court Chambers

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

Claire Blanchard QC

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

Position

Barrister. Claire Blanchard QC has a specialist commercial practice and is an experienced advocate, both in court and in international arbitration, and has appeared at all levels in the English Courts. She has experience across a broad range of commercial disputes, as well as particular expertise in matters relating to energy and natural resources, insurance and reinsurance, international trade and shipping. Claire’s clients have included state owned entities, financial institutions and other major commercial corporations and high net-worth individuals. She also accepts appointments as an arbitrator. Claire is a contributing editor to Arnould:Law of Marine Insurance and General Average 17th Ed (2008) and 18th Ed (2013). She is also an experienced advocacy trainer.


London Bar

Commodities

Within: Commodities – Leading silks

Claire Blanchard QC - Essex Court ChambersStraightforward, clear and incredibly impressive on her feet.

Within: Commodities

Essex Court Chambers is ‘a professional and responsive set with high quality among its barristers and clerks’. Its members include outstanding performers such as Steven Berry QC and Claire Blanchard QC. Leading light Nigel Eaton QC acted for BP Gas Marketing in a Commercial Court action concerning the processing and transporting of liquefied natural gas supplies to the UK. Simon Bryan QC was appointed to the bench.

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Energy

Within: Energy – Leading silks

Claire Blanchard QC - Essex Court ChambersTerrific.

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Shipping

Within: Shipping – Leading silks

Claire Blanchard QC - Essex Court ChambersExceptional, straightforward and clear.

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