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4 Pump Court (Chambers of Nick Vineall QC and Sean Brannigan QC)

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Andrew Stevens

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4 PUMP COURT (4 Pump Court (Chambers of Nick Vineall QC and Sean Brannigan QC))


Commercial barrister with an international commercial practice. Particular specialism in energy, offshore, admiralty, shipping and commodities, shipbuilding, construction and finance. The majority of his work is in heavyweight international arbitration (ICC, LMAA, LCIA, UNCITRAL, SIAC, HKIAC in eg London, Hong Kong, Singapore, Paris and Geneva) or the English Commercial and Admiralty Court or TCC. Particular experience in China (especially for state-owned enterprises) and the Far East.


Called 2007, Lincoln’s Inn; pupillage Essex Court Chambers; tenant 2 Temple Gardens; secondment to Gide Loyrette Nouel (Paris, International Arbitration); tenant 4 Pump Court since 2011.


French, German, basic Mandarin.


LMAA (supporting member); COMBAR; TECBAR; LCIA YIAG; LSLC YMP (committee member); Bar Council China Special Interest Group; Lincoln’s Inn University Liaison Executive (committee member).


Loughborough Grammar School; Selwyn College, Cambridge University (2006 BA (Hons); MA Law with Part I French and German); BPP Law School (2007 BVC).

London Bar

International arbitration: counsel

Within: International arbitration: counsel – Leading juniors

Andrew Stevens - 4 Pump CourtExtremely thorough and very measured and reassuring when dealing with solicitors.

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Within: Shipping – Leading juniors

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