Jeremy Nicholson QC

Queen’s Counsel 2000
Year of Call 1977

Jeremy has an increasing reputation as an able and effective arbitrator and adjudicator.

Recent appointments as arbitrator include ICC arbitration in Seoul about construction project in Korea; LCIA arbitration about commercial transaction in the Middle East; and DIFC-LCIA arbitration about major construction project in Dubai. He has also sat on Dispute Boards on various energy projects.

He has many years’ experience as counsel in a wide range of commercial disputes, with particular focus on construction & engineering, energy, shipbuilding, insurance and professional liability. These have included many international arbitrations; e.g. about high-value shipbuilding in China; dredging by Chinese contractor; and renovation of historic head office building in Shanghai.

He is familiar with the major international arbitration institutions and rules; and has been appointed as arbitrator by ICC, LCIA, DIAC, and other institutions.

He is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators. He is on HKIAC’s list of arbitrators; AIAC and ADGMAC arbitrator panels; and CRCICA adjudicator panel. He is a member of the Expert Advisory Committee of the Permanent Forum of China Construction Law. He is also a member of HKIAC and LCIA Users’ Councils; Society of Construction Law (Hong Kong, Gulf, and UK); DRBF (Dispute Resolution Board Foundation); and IPBA.