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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
Essex Court Chambers, David Foxton QC, London, ENGLAND

David Foxton QC

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

Position

Has a wide-ranging commercial practice. Experienced lead trial advocate in all types of commercial disputes: both in arbitration (SIAC, LCIA, LMAA, ICC and UNCITRAL) and in court. Also accepts appointments as an arbitrator. Has been appointed sole arbitrator in ICC, SIAC and ‘ad hoc’ arbitrations, and also as chairman of three-member tribunals. Visiting professor in Commercial Law at the University of Nottingham. Key areas of expertise include: banking; commercial litigation and commercial fraud; energy and natural resources; insurance and reinsurance; international commercial arbitration; professional negligence; and shipping and commodities.

Career

Called 1989, Gray’s Inn; Essex Court Chambers 1989; QC 2006; recorder 2010; bencher Gray’s Inn.

Member

Commercial Bar Association (COMBAR); Junior Counsel to the Crown (A Panel) to 2006; London Common Law and Commercial Bar Association.

Education

Magdalen College, Oxford (MA; BCL); King’s College, London (PhD).

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