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Chambers of Gavin Kealey QC

TEMPLE, LONDON, EC4Y 7DS, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7910 8300
Fax:
Fax 020 7910 8400
DX:
239 LONDON CHANCERY LANE
Email:
Web:
www.7kbw.co.uk

Jawdat Khurshid

Tel:
Work 020 7910 8300
Email:
7 King's Bench Walk (Chambers of Gavin Kealey QC)

Position

Jawdat specialises in all aspects commercial litigation and arbitration. He appears as an advocate and advises in relation to a wide range of commercial disputes, many of which are complex and high value disputes with an international element that are resolved through confidential arbitration. Regularly engaged on behalf of market-leading insurers and reinsurers, Jawdat was recently instructed in The Federal Mogul Asbestos Personal Injury Trust v Federal-Mogul Limited and Others [2014] EWHC 2002 (Comm), as well as a number of arbitrations concerned with liability policies, including Bermuda Form policies, issued to pharmaceutical companies. Jawdat is often retained in connection with disputes arising in the fields of shipping, energy and natural resources.

Career

Called 1994; Lincoln's Inn. Tenant at 7 King's Bench Walk since successful completion of pupillage in October 1995.

Member

COMBAR; LCLCBA; BILA; LSLC; supporting member of the LMAA.

Education

Cranleigh School; St. Catherine’s, Oxford (1990-1993 BA Hons Jurisprudence – First class).

Leisure

Swimming, cycling and travelling.


London Bar

Commercial litigation

Within: Commercial litigation – 2018 silks

Jawdat Khurshid QC - 7 King's Bench WalkA very safe pair of hands and great on his feet; thoroughly deserved his promotion to silk.

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Insurance and reinsurance

Within: Insurance and reinsurance – 2018 silks

Jawdat Khurshid QC - 7 King's Bench WalkReliable and user friendly, with a pragmatic approach.

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International arbitration: counsel

Within: International arbitration: counsel – 2018 silks

Jawdat Khurshid QC - 7 King's Bench WalkVery user friendly and has a very commercial and practical approach that clients love.

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