Philip Punwar


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“Philip has real expertise when it comes to international arbitration…He is very reasonable to deal with and very straightforward…Philip is very knowledgeable and does a very good job." Chambers Global 2022, UAE – Dispute Resolution

“Philip Punwar acts both as arbitrator and as counsel in high-value construction disputes. His broader practice encompasses advice on white-collar fraud as well as intellectual property and joint venture disputes. Clients appreciate that “he is incredibly knowledgeable and has a knack for zeroing in on the important points,” adding: “His cross-examination skills are excellent.” Chambers Global 2021, UAE – Dispute Resolution

“Philip is always willing to engage and debate on any related issues and share his knowledge and experience to the benefit of everyone in the team. He is also a formidable advocate.” Legal 500 EMEA 2021, UAE: Dispute Resolution

Ranked as a Leading Individual in Chambers Global, 2009-2022

Listed in The International Who's Who of Commercial Arbitration, 2009-2019

Listed in The International Who's Who of Asset Recovery Lawyers, 2012-2014

Listed in The International Who's Who of Business Lawyers, 2009-2019

Recommended by Legal 500 EMEA, 2009-2022