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39 Essex Chambers

Chambers of Charlie Cory-Wright QC and Richard Harwood 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

Adam Robb QC

Tel:
Work 020 7832 1111
Email:
39 Essex Chambers (Chambers of Charlie Cory-Wright QC and Richard Harwood QC)

Position

Adam Robb is a barrister specialising in construction law (including professional negligence), commercial law and insurance and re-insurance law. He is often instructed in technically, legally and factually complex infrastructure and contractual disputes. Adam’s practice includes arbitration (international and domestic), litigation, and adjudication. His recent cases include acting on behalf of a joint venture in Ireland in an arbitration concerning a major and politically sensitive road project, acting on behalf of designers in respect of a multi-million pound dispute arising out of a rail project, acting on behalf of a contractor in respect of a water treatment project in the Middle East, acting on behalf of a contractor in relation to a major Middle East port project, and representing a major firm of construction professionals in respect of a multi-million pound professional negligence claim.

Career

Called 1995.

Member

TECBAR; LCLCBA; COMBAR.

Education

Oxford University (BA; BCL).


London Bar

Construction

Within: 2018 Silks

Adam Robb QC - 39 Essex ChambersTechnically excellent and accessible.

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International arbitration: counsel

Within: 2018 Silks

Adam Robb QC - 39 Essex ChambersHas strong expertise in major infrastructure disputes.

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Professional negligence

Within: 2018 Silks

Adam Robb QC - 39 Essex ChambersHe provides very commercial and pragmatic advice.

Within: Professional negligence

39 Essex Chambers is noted for its 'exceptionally talented' members' professional negligence experience in the construction and engineering fields. In one example, Stuart Catchpole QC and Adam Robb QC appeared in Kier Build Limited v Cameron Taylor One, a claim arising out of the defective design of the car park for a retail complex.

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