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‘One of the super-sets’, Brick Court Chambers is ‘an all-round strong’ set with ‘a large selection of high-quality competition law specialists’, ‘top commercial counsel’, ‘an excellent chambers for banking litigation’, and a ‘go-to’ set for public administrative law.
The Legal 500 2020
The clerks’ room ‘sets the benchmark’ for other sets with its ‘friendly, knowledgeable, and hardworking’ clerks.
The Legal 500 2020
"An outstanding commercial set with a track record of excellence across its core areas of work."
Chambers & Partners 2018
"A set that is singled out for its "first-rate" clerking and "client service-oriented, commercial approach."

Jeremy Gauntlett SC appointed to panel of Arbitrators for new China-Africa Joint Arbitration Centre CAJAC


The China Law Society and the Arbitration Forum for Southern Africa have set up the China-Africa Joint Arbitration Centre (CAJAC), based in both Shanghai and Johannesburg.

The launch event was held this month in Johannesburg to coincide with the state visit to South Africa of the President of China. South Africa is the only African member of the BRICS (Brazil, Russia, China and South Africa) economic alliance.

Jeremy Gauntlett SC of Brick Court Chambers is one of 20 arbitrators from Africa invited to be appointed to the shared panel of arbitrators for both Shanghai and Johannesburg. The process is fully administered, and will focus on commercial and investment disputes arising from China's burgeoning presence in Africa.