Samar Abbas > Chambers of Charlie Cory-Wright QC and Richard Harwood QC > London, England > Lawyer Profile

Chambers of Charlie Cory-Wright QC and Richard Harwood QC
39 Essex Chambers
81 CHANCERY LANE
LONDON
WC2A 1DD
England
Samar Abbas photo

Work Department

Commercial, construction, financial services, international arbitration.

Position

Samar accepts instructions in all areas of chambers’ work, with a particular interest in commercial, construction, financial and regulatory law. He has experience in undertaking pleading and advisory work for a wide variety of domestic and international clients. Before coming to the Bar, Samar spent a number of years working as a management consultant and strategy professional. While his previous work encompassed a wide cross-section of industries, he has particular familiarity with the financial services, pharmaceuticals and telecommunications sectors and expertise in issues involving complex quantitative analysis.

Career

Called 2011; Lincoln’s Inn. Publications of note: contributor to Construction Contracts: Law and Practice 3rd Ed.

Languages

Urdu, Punjabi (proficient), French (basic).

Memberships

TECBAR; YIAG; COMBAR; Society of Construction Law; IBA.

Education

Yale University, USA (2006 BA distinction).

Leisure

Cricket, squash, football.

Lawyer Rankings

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

(Leading Juniors) Ranked: Tier 1

Samar Abbas39 Essex ChambersHe has an extensive international practice and understands the Asian market well.

London Bar > Construction

(Leading Juniors) Ranked: Tier 4

Samar Abbas39 Essex ChambersHe is truly exceptional and hardworking beyond belief.