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Quadrant recommended as a Top Tier Set in the Latest Legal 500 EMEA Edition


We are very pleased to have been recommended in the latest Legal 500 EMEA edition. We have 7 barristers recommended.

Commercial - Leading Set: Tier 1

Quadrant Chambers is a top tier set with a strong overseas practice and expertise across a range of specialist sectors, including international trade, trade finance and shipping, alongside a well-regarded international commercial disputes practice. Yash Kulkarni KC has been acting for the claimants in RAK Real Estate v Al Ahli Bank of Kuwait in a $1 billion fraud and conspiracy claim with elements in both the Emirati and English courts. Robert-Jan Temmink KC is another standout name and has acted on large-scale international arbitration matters across the Middle East region.


Chirag Karia KC – Tier 1 - Chirag is technically excellent. He really knows his stuff, has a deep understanding of technical legal areas, and his advice is invaluable.'

Yash Kulkarni KC - Tier 1- Strategically astute, tenacious, and really great to work with. Both commercial and hard-working, as well as a great team player.’

Robert-Jan Temmink KC – Tier 1 - Fierce intellect, tactical nous, and a wonderful advocate. Robert is very popular with clients because he listens, explains and then does. A great leader and team player on the bigger, high-pressure cases.'

Guy Blackwood KC – Tier 2 - Good analysis and advocacy. He likes to set effective expectations, to mould the case in a winning way, and he then has a knack of meeting those expectations and winning.'

Chris Smith KC – Tier 2

Robert Thomas KC – Tier 2 - 'Robert is an excellent all-round barrister with formidable intellectual and practical skills. He is a very effective advocate and communicator and is very effective in cutting through to the heart of the matter.'

Paul Toms – Tier 2 - 'Paul is brilliant. In the same manner in which his drafts are always complete, elegant and to the point, his advocacy style is clear, elegant and without room for misunderstanding.'