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Atkin Chambers
Atkin Chambers
1, Atkin Building, Gray's Inn
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Serena Cheng QC is a commercial litigation and arbitration specialist whose practice focuses on technically and legally complex energy, engineering and infrastructure disputes. She is an experienced trial advocate who has represented a wide range of employers and contractors both domestically and internationally, with a particular emphasis on the Far East and the Middle East.

Reported TCC cases include: Lulu Construction Ltd v. Mulalley & Co Ltd [2016] EWHC 1852; Malcolm Charles Contracts Ltd v Crispin & Zhang [2016] 1 All ER (Comm) 9; Eurocom Ltd v Siemens PLC [2015] BLR 1,University of Brighton v Dovehouse Interiors Ltd [2014] BLR 432 153 Con LR 147; Hillcrest Homes Ltd v Beresford & Curbishley Ltd [2014] 153 Con LR 179, Doosan Babcock Ltd v Comercializadora de Equipos y Materiales MABE LDA [2014] BLR 33.


Called 2000; Lincoln’s Inn. Queen’s Counsel 2017.


COMBAR; LCLCBA; SCL and TECBAR. Serena served on TECBAR’s Management Committee from c. 2010 to 2017


LLB(Hons) (London).

Lawyer Rankings

London Bar > Construction

(Leading Silks) Ranked: Tier 5

Serena Cheng QCAtkin ChambersVery tenacious and meticulous in cross examination.

London Bar > Energy

(Leading Silks) Ranked: Tier 4

Serena Cheng QCAtkin ChambersShe has a strong practice in high-value and complex disputes, both domestically and internationally.

Asia Pacific - The English Bar > Construction, energy and infrastructure

(Leading Silks) Ranked: Tier 3

Serena Cheng QCAtkin ChambersShe gets to grips with highly technical engineering issues quickly.