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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, Sara Masters QC, London, ENGLAND

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Sara Masters QC

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

Work Department

  • Arbitration
  • EU law/competition law
  • Private international law
  • Sale of goods
  • Shipping and commodities

Position

Sara specialises in all areas of commercial law.

She has a particular interest in jurisdictional disputes, including jurisdictional issues in arbitration and in private international law and conflicts of law. Sara also has extensive experience in insurance and reinsurance, sale of goods, shipping (including shipbuilding and ship sale disputes) and commodities, construction, energy, and EU law, particularly competition law.

Sara has appeared in the High Court, Competition Appeal Tribunal, Court of Appeal, Supreme Court and Privy Council and before the European Court of Justice and Dubai International Financial Centre Courts. She is registered to appear before the Singapore International Commercial Court. Sara also appears frequently before arbitrators in a broad range of disputes both in the UK and abroad.

She accepts appointments as an arbitrator both in the UK and abroad. She has wide experience both ad hoc and institutional arbitrations. Sara is appointed to the panels of arbitrators for the SCMA, CIETAC and SIAC Reserve.

Sara is also a Centre for Effective Dispute Resolution (CEDR) accredited mediator.

Career

Year of call: 1993
Year of QC: 2012

Languages

French (fluent); Italian (conversational)

Member

  • ArbitralWomen
  • Commercial Bar Association
  • International Congress and Convention Association
  • London Common Law and Commercial Bar Association
  • LCIA European Users’ Council
  • LMAA

Education

  • Universite Libre de Bruxelles: licence speciale en droit europeen, Grande distinction
  • University of Cambridge, Trinity College: MA


London Bar

Commodities

Within: Commodities – Leading silks

Sara Masters QC - Twenty EssexA very approachable, efficient and responsive advocate for shipping and commodities matters.

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Shipping

Within: Shipping – Leading silks

Sara Masters QC - Twenty EssexVery user friendly.

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