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Chambers of Marcus Taverner QC
Keating Chambers


Barrister specialising in construction and engineering and related professional negligence. Clients include national and local governments, national and international contractors and professionals. Domestic and international arbitration and High Court litigation; arbitrator, adjudicator and accredited mediator. Tim Elliott has been recognised for excellent advocacy skills and hands on approach to cases which has made him a popular choice with UK and overseas clients who include local and national governments, public authorities, developers, funding institutions, national and international contractors and sub-contractors, architects, surveyors and engineers.


Qualified 1975; Middle Temple; QC 1992.


COMBAR; TECBAR; LCLCBA; SCL; Law Society Panel of Arbitrators 2006; LCIA Arbitration Panel; ICC Arbitration Panel; HKIAC Panel of Arbitrators.


Marlborough College; Trinity College, Oxford (1973 MA Exhibitioner)

Lawyer Rankings

London Bar > International arbitration: arbitrators

(Leading arbitrators) Ranked: Tier 2

Timothy Elliott QCKeating ChambersOne of the top international construction arbitrators. A real expert in construction law. Runs a friendly and business-like tribunal.

Keating Chambers is ‘an excellent set of well-managed chambers‘ with ‘a collection of impressive individuals‘. The set has ‘a number of leading arbitrators specialising in international engineering and construction disputes‘. The set has a strong flow of full and part-time arbitrators, with extremely good track records for arbitrating disputes in Asia, the Middle East and Africa. Full-time practitioners such as Robert Gaitskell QC, John Marrin QC, John Uff CBE QC, Stephen Furst QC and Timothy Elliott QC have established themselves as leading figures in the market, while Richard Harding QC and Marcus Taverner QC enjoy strong reputations as both counsel and arbitrator.