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Ben is the co-chair of the firm’s Global Commercial Disputes Group. He represents major corporations, states and high net worth individuals in complex, high value, cross-border, commercial disputes. Ben advises clients in a broad range of contentious matters in litigation before the English courts and international arbitration tribunals.


  • College of Law, 2000, LPC
  • College of Law, 1999, Postgraduate Diploma in Law
  • University of Manchester, United Kingdom, 1998, BSc, Management Sciences, Hons

Awards & Recognition

  • Ranked in Chambers UK for London Commercial and Corporate Litigation, 2022 
  • Ranked in Legal 500 UK for Commercial Litigation, 2022
  • Regarded as an “outstanding” partner in The Legal 500 UK for Fraud: Civil, 2021
  • Listed as a Leading Lawyer in The Legal 500 UK for Commercial litigation: premium, 2020-2022