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39 Essex Chambers

Chambers of Neil Block QC and Alison Foster QC

81 CHANCERY LANE, LONDON, WC2A 1DD, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7832 1111
Fax:
Fax 020 7353 3978
DX:
298 LONDON CHANCERY LANE
Email:
Web:
www.39essex.com
Kuala Lumpur, London, Manchester, Singapore

Samar Abbas

Tel:
Work 0207 832 1111
Email:
39 Essex Chambers (Chambers of Neil Block QC and Alison Foster QC)

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).

Member

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

Education

Yale University, USA (2006 BA distinction).

Leisure

Cricket, squash, football.


Asia Pacific: The English Bar

Construction

Within: Construction – Leading juniors

Samar Abbas 39 Essex Chambers ‘Extremely diligent and a producer of high-quality work, he has a very international practice.’

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