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Twenty Essex

20 ESSEX STREET, LONDON, WC2R 3AL, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7842 1200
Fax:
Fax 020 7842 1270
DX:
0009 LONDON CHANCERY LANE
Email:
Web:
www.twentyessex.com
London, Singapore
Twenty Essex, Thomas Corby, London, ENGLAND

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Thomas Corby

Tel:
Work 020 7842 1200
Email:
Twenty Essex (Twenty Essex)

Work Department

  • Banking
  • Energy and commodities
  • General commercial
  • Insurance
  • International arbitration
  • Shipping
  • Sport

Position

Thomas has a varied commercial practice, with a focus on international arbitration, energy, insurance/reinsurance, banking and shipping.

He has extensive experience of arbitrations under a variety of rules, both as sole counsel and led. This includes acting as sole English counsel in high-value international arbitrations, including a gas-price review arbitration in Munich, an arbitration in Panama City arising under a contract for the sale of oil, and a construction arbitration in Milan.

Thomas also regularly appears as sole counsel, and with a leader, in the Court of Appeal and High Court. He has significant and recent experience of applications for anti-suit injunctions, worldwide freezing injunctions and applications under the Arbitration Act 1996.

He was highly recommended in Legal Week’s “Stars of the Bar 2017”.

Career

Qualified 2011, Middle Temple Inn.

Languages

Spanish (proficient)

Member

  • Bar Pro Bono Unit
  • Middle Temple Committee for Equality, Diversity and Social Mobility

Education

  • City University: Graduate Diploma in Law, Distinction (2010)
  • University of Oxford, New College: BA (Hons), First Class (2008)
  • Astbury Scholarship, Middle Temple (2010 and 2011)


London Bar

Commodities

Within: Commodities – Leading juniors

Thomas Corby - Twenty EssexExcellent to work with, he has a very strong intellect, is extremely hardworking and very responsive.

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Shipping

Within: Shipping – Leading juniors

Thomas Corby - Twenty EssexHe is approachable, reliable and brilliant on paper.

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