14 Members Of 39 Essex Chambers Ranked In The Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2018 Guide

14 Members Of 39 Essex Chambers Ranked In The Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2018 Guide

CategoryNews Author Paul Darling OBE KC, Adrian Hughes KC, Charles Manzoni KC, Peter Rees KC, Marion Smith KC, David Bateson *, Jonathan Bellamy, Loretta Malintoppi (Rome), Ben Olbourne, Denys Hickey Date

39 Essex Chambers is delighted to announce that 14 members have been ranked as “Leading Lawyers” in The Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2018’s guide to outstanding lawyers in Asia Pacific.

The following members have been ranked:

Commercial – Leading silks

Adrian Hughes QC, Charles Manzoni QC & Hefin Rees QC

Commercial – Leading juniors

Jonathan Bellamy, Loretta Malintoppi , Ben Olbourne & James Potts

Construction – Leading silks

Paul Darling OBE QC, Adrian Hughes QC, Charles Manzoni QC, Marion Smith QC & Peter Rees QC

Construction – Leading juniors

Jonathan Bellamy, David Bateson, Ben Olbourne & Samar Abbas

Energy – Leading silks

Adrian Hughes QC & Peter Rees QC

Energy – Leading juniors

Ben Olbourne

Fraud and Corporate Crime – Leading silk

Hodge Malek QC

Shipping – Leading junior

Denys Hickey & Ben Olbourne

These rankings continue to prove 39 Essex Chambers’ growing influence in the Asia Pacific region.

The Legal 500 describes 39 Essex Chambers as ‘a very good set with a good selection of barristers’ for work ranging from construction and shipbuilding arbitrations, through to commercial matters. Director of Asian business Roderick Noble ‘has done a great job of developing the Asia practice’, and senior practice manager Owen Lawrence is ‘very approachable’ and ‘spends a lot of time investing in relationships with law firms’.

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