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Nakul Dewan

Nakul practices as both counsel and arbitrator in 20 Essex Street. He is one of the first few Indian lawyers to join a barrister’s set of such nature. Nakul has deep experience and market know-how for disputes and international law advice in sectors such as international arbitration, banking and finance, construction, corporate (joint venture/shareholder/partnership disputes), international commercial law, including media and telecommunications and mining, energy and natural resources.
In the course of a 14 year career at the Bars of England and Wales, India and Singapore, Nakul has appeared in numerous cases in these sectors before trial and appellate courts in all three jurisdictions, as well as in international arbitrations. He brings a significant level of experience as an advocate and cross examiner for complex trials, interim applications, injunctions, appellate hearings, jurisdictional disputes and enforcement matters. He is well equipped to deal with all hearings and stages of the dispute resolution process including assisting in oral and written advocacy, drafting statements of the case, skeletal arguments, witness statements, memorials, appeal documents and opinions.
He has been appointed as arbitrator and for ad hoc appointments by the SIAC and has extensive experience as Counsel in ICC, LCIA, SIAC, UNCITRAL and ad hoc arbitration proceedings.