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Chambers of Marcus Taverner QC

15 ESSEX STREET, LONDON, WC2R 3AA, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7544 2600
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Fax 020 7544 2700
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1045 LONDON CHANCERY LANE
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www.keatingchambers.com

Veronique Buehrlen QC

Tel:
Work 020 7544 2600
Email:
Keating Chambers (Chambers of Marcus Taverner QC)

Position

Veronique Buehrlen QC has a wide ranging commercial litigation, international arbitration and advisory practice with special emphasis on complex energy disputes, construction, banking, insurance, civil fraud and joint venture and shareholder disputes. Her strengths are meticulous preparation of complex, highly detailed matters requiring penetrating and determined cross examination of expert and other witnesses. Since taking Silk in 2010, Veronique Buehrlen QC has conducted as leading counsel major commercial hearings including a four week trial in the Commercial Court for Borealis AB, in respect of severe damage sustained at its integrated olefin plant in Stenungsund Sweden following the delivery of contaminated LPG, a six-week ICC arbitration for an internationally renowned global integrated energy company in a dispute arising out of the construction and installation of a subsea pipeline used in the first gravity based structure for the regasification of LNG and a heavily contested ICC arbitration concerned with the construction of a container port under FIDIC conditions of contract. 

Career

Called 1991. Silk 2010. Fountain Court Chambers, 1991-2011; Keating Chambers, 2013; Appointed Deputy High Court Judge, 2017. Veronique worked for the legal service of the European Commission and subsequently for advocate general Francis Jacobs QC at the European Court of Justice during a period of secondment in her first year of tenancy at Fountain Court. Prior to being called to the Bar, Veronique worked with KPMG’s strategic consultancy team.

Languages

Bilingual French/English.

Education

St Andrews (1988, MA Hons, French and international relations, 1st class); City University (1990, diploma in law, distinction); Middle Temple (Queen Mother’s Scholar).


London Bar

Energy

Within: Energy – Leading silks

Veronique Buehrlen QC - Keating ChambersThorough and good to work with.

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International arbitration: counsel

Within: International arbitration: counsel – Leading silks

Veronique Buehrlen QC - Keating ChambersThorough and good to work with.

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