Atkin Chambers is a leading set of commercial barristers, based in London, with an international reputation for providing advocacy and advice on cases concerning domestic and worldwide construction, engineering and infrastructure projects and disputes.
Based in Gray’s Inn, London, Atkin Chambers’ members also have extensive expertise and experience in complementary areas such as energy, information technology and telecommunications, professional negligence, shipping and general commercial law.
In the UK members work on cases of all sizes from domestic disputes to many landmark and high-profile cases including disputes relating to the Shard, Wembley Stadium, Heathrow T5, Crossrail and London Underground, as well as major oil and gas, and renewable energy projects. Atkin is also known for substantial international cases with members regularly involved in high-value disputes around the globe.
Members have wide experience of courts and tribunals ranging from the UK’s Supreme Court to the county court, international and domestic arbitrations, public inquiries, adjudications and all forms of alternative dispute resolution. Members also deal with litigation and advice in many jurisdictions around the world. They are frequently appointed as arbitrators, adjudicators and mediators.
Atkin Chambers is a top ranked or leading set for construction, energy and natural resources, international arbitration (construction/engineering), professional negligence (technology and construction), and information technology in the most recent Chambers UK Bar Guide, and for construction, energy, professional negligence, international arbitration: counsel, and IT and telecoms by the most recent The Legal 500.