Christopher Birks

Associate | London

Christopher is an associate in the Litigation and Arbitration team.

Christopher specialises in complex commercial disputes, often involving a cross-border element. He has experience with court applications in support of arbitration proceedings, as well as the enforcement of arbitral awards against both private companies and sovereign States.

In addition to his contentious practice, Christopher has advised businesses on a range of commercial and regulatory issues.

Secretary Federica Spagnoletti

Track record

Admissions

Acting for an Italian company in ICSID arbitration proceedings against the Arab Republic of Egypt relating to a waste management project.

Acting for an Asian investor in enforcing a high-value arbitral award against an African State.

Acting for a Belgian partnership in defending an application in the Queen’s Bench Division for a third party debt order in respect of several works of art.

England & Wales, 2018

Education


Languages


  • English

Dates


Joined

2022

London

20 Old Bailey,

London,

EC4M 7AN

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