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Twenty Essex

20 ESSEX STREET, LONDON, WC2R 3AL, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7842 1200
Fax:
Fax 020 7842 1270
DX:
0009 LONDON CHANCERY LANE
Email:
Web:
www.twentyessex.com
London, Singapore

Timothy Young QC

Tel:
Work 020 7842 1200
Email:
Twenty Essex (Twenty Essex)

Work Department

  • Banking and financial services
  • Carriage and sale of goods
  • Commodities
  • Defence procurement
  • Insurance
  • International trade
  • Shipping and shipbuilding
  • Technology, media and telecoms

Position

Timothy’s principal area of practice is international trade, embracing shipping, commodities, insurance, the carriage and sale of goods, banking and related disciplines.

He appears principally in the High Court and Court of Appeal and before various international arbitration tribunals, in relation to all manner of trading and financial disputes.

Timothy also acts as an arbitrator, either sole or as a member of a panel. He accepts appointments under the rules of the LMAA, ICC, LCIA, SIAC and ad hoc, if required. Timothy is on the panel of arbitrators of the ICC, LCIA and SIAC.

Much of his work is in arbitration and therefore, by definition, confidential unless the cases reach the courts. However, the key cases below, from several jurisdictions, give a taste of Timothy’s work.

Timothy was awarded “Best Shipping Silk 2016″ by Chambers and Partners.

Career

Called to Gray’s Inn 1977; Master of Bench; QC 1996. Co-author of ‘Voyage Charters’ (Informa 2007).

Member

  • London Commercial and Common Law Bar Association
  • LMAA: Supporting Member

Education

  • Gray's Inn: Bachelor of Civil Law, First Class (1977)
  • University of Oxford, Magdalen College: BA in Jurisprudence, First Class (1975)
  • Institut Britannique de la Sorbonne (1972)

Leisure

Watercolours; member Dulwich GC, Thebertons CC, Rain Men CC.


London Bar

Commodities

Within: Leading Silks

Timothy Young QC - Twenty EssexAn old hand who is extremely effective and a good advocate.

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International arbitration: counsel

Within: Leading Silks

Timothy Young QC - Twenty EssexKnowledgeable, hardworking and conscientious.

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Shipping

Within: Leading Silks

Timothy Young QC - Twenty EssexHe is very experienced and extremely knowledgeable.

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