3 Verulam Buildings is one of the UK's leading commercial barristers’ chambers. Our members specialise in a wide range of high-value and complex commercial law disputes, including commercial and investment treaty arbitrations and public international law. Associate members of 3VB include some of the world’s leading international arbitration practitioners, based in Singapore, India, Malaysia, Sweden, France, Italy, Oman, Canada, Australia and the UK. Our members include Thought Leaders in Construction and International Arbitration, with members ranked by Chambers & Partners, Legal 500 and Who’s Who Legal in construction, international arbitration, energy and related disciplines. Members of Chambers have substantial experience resolving international disputes involving major projects in the energy, natural resources and infrastructure sectors, as counsel and arbitrator under all major arbitration rules and both civil and common laws. These disputes involve projects to develop, expand and/or upgrade on and offshore production facilities, pipelines and storage facilities; conventional, nuclear, hydro, wind, solar and other renewable power plants and transmission lines; mining operations and production lines; water treatment and desalination plants; pulp mills; airports, railways, ports and highways; real estate projects and public infrastructure. Traditionally strong in banking and finance, 3VB barristers have particular expertise in disputes involving project finance, PPP, concession agreement and bonds and guarantees. Example jurisdictions in which members of Chambers have current or recent experience include Tanzania, Sudan, Uganda, Nigeria, Finland, Poland, Belgium, Italy, Turkey, Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Russia, the UAE, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Syria, Iraq, Israel, Vietnam, Singapore, India, Malaysia, Hong Kong, Brazil, Panama and Chile.
For appropriate cases, we will accept instructions directly from clients (both States and private/commercial clients), putting together a team of barristers to represent the client in international arbitrations. Members of Chambers also advise in relation to third party funding, assisting both those seeking funding and advising funders in relation to potential investment opportunities.
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