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39 Essex Chambers

Chambers of Neil Block QC and Alison Foster QC

81 CHANCERY LANE, LONDON, WC2A 1DD, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7832 1111
Fax:
Fax 020 7353 3978
DX:
298 LONDON CHANCERY LANE
Email:
Web:
www.39essex.com
Kuala Lumpur, London, Manchester, Singapore
39 Essex Chambers (Chambers of Neil Block QC and Alison Foster QC), Lindy Patterson QC, London, ENGLAND

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Lindy Patterson QC

Tel:
Work +44 (0)20 7832 1111
Email:
Web:
39essex.com
39 Essex Chambers (Chambers of Neil Block QC and Alison Foster QC)

Work Department

Construction / Engineering, Commercial, Alternative Dispute Resolution

Position

Barrister

Career

Admitted Scotland 1982; Solicitor with higher rights of audience in the Scottish courts 1993; Admitted England and Wales 2009; Appointed Queen's Counsel 2010; Higher Rights (Civil) England and Wales 2016; Year of Call 2017

Lindy Patterson acts as counsel, arbitrator, adjudicator and dispute board member in the construction and engineering; energy and PPP sectors. She is qualified in English and Scots law.

She practises internationally and within the UK. She is on the FIDIC President’s List of international Adjudicators.  She is President-Elect of the Dispute Resolution Board Federation (DRBF) Region 2. She is part of the Conflict Avoidance Panel administered by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors for the infrastructure company, Transport for London; a Fellow of the International Academy of Construction Lawyers and Chair of Arbitral Appointments Committee (domestic) of the Scottish Arbitration Centre. She is a member of the London Court of International Arbitration

Member

FIDIC President’s List of International Adjudicators
TeCSA and RICS (Scotland) adjudicator’s lists
President Elect of the Dispute Resolution Board Foundation (Region 2)
Member of LCIA
Conflict Avoidance Panel member (CAP) constituted by RICS for Transport for London
Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators
Founding Fellow of the International Academy of Construction Lawyers
Arbitral Appointments Committee of the Scottish Arbitration Centre
Fellow of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors
Fellow of the Institution of Chartered Engineering Surveyors
Society of Construction Arbitrators
CIArb (Scottish branch) Arbitrators’ List
CICES Construction and Dispute Resolution Panel
Worshipful Company of Arbitrators
Regular Speaker at K-Nect Construction Law Summer School
ARBRIX
Former UK Vice President of the Association Internationale de Jeunes Avocats

Education

University of Edinburgh

Leisure

Hillwalking and keeping fit.


London Bar

Construction

Within: Construction – Leading silks

Lindy Patterson QC - 39 Essex ChambersQuick thinking, innovative, with focused quality advice.

Within: Construction

39 Essex Chambers is ‘superb with constructions at all levels’, with a recent spike in instructions for PFI/PPP and public procurement disputes. Several members are involved in the Grenfell Tower Inquiry, notably Kate Grange QC who is counsel to the inquiry. The set has been strengthened of late, following the arrivals of Lindy Patterson QC from CMS, Paul Darling OBE QC from Keating Chambers and Anthony Edwards from St Philips Chambers.

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