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Chambers of Ewan McQuater QC and Adrian Beltrami QC

GRAY'S INN, LONDON, WC1R 5NT, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7831 8441
Fax:
Fax 020 7831 8479
DX:
331 LONDON CHANCERY LANE
Email:
Web:
www.3vb.com

Mark Wassouf

Tel:
Work 020 7831 8441
Email:
3 Verulam Buildings (Chambers of Ewan McQuater QC and Adrian Beltrami QC)

Position

Mark Wassouf has a broad commercial and public international law practice.

He is frequently instructed as counsel on investment treaty and commercial arbitrations in a number of sectors, including banking, agriculture, oil and gas and telecommunications, as well as on arbitration-related applications in the English courts.

Mark also has significant experience acting as counsel in cases and matters involving complex questions of public international law and has advised governments, NGOs and individuals on sovereign treaty obligations.

Career

Mark qualified as a solicitor with Freshfield Bruckhaus Deringer in 2011, where he was a member of the arbitration and international team. He left Freshfields in mid-2013 to transfer to the bar and now practices as a barrister at 3 Verulam Buildings in London.

 

Languages

Fluent Arabic and has a working knowledge of French


London Bar

International arbitration: counsel

Within: International arbitration: counsel – Leading juniors

Mark Wassouf - 3 Verulam Buildings ‘A clear thinker, speaker and adviser in complex international disputes.’

Within: International arbitration: counsel

3 Verulam Buildings is ‘a good set with strong lawyers at various levels’. Members have been involved in various major arbitrations and related court proceedings, among which Sonera Holding v Cukurova Holding is one of the largest. Juniors such as Tariq Baloch, Christopher Harris and Mark Wassouf also have strong expertise in public international law. The latter recently joined from Doughty Street Chambers.

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