One of the first of the 1992 call to take Silk in 2008, Chantal-Aimée Doerries QC is widely recognised as a leading practitioner in commercial dispute resolution. She has a well established practice, representing clients in a wide range of sectors including construction, engineering and infrastructure projects, energy and natural resources, professional negligence, shipbuilding and IT and telecommunications.
As an advocate, she has considerable experience appearing in the Technology and Construction Court, Chancery Division, Commercial Court and Court of Appeal, as well as, in domestic and international arbitration. She is well versed in all alternative forms of dispute resolution including mediation and adjudication.
Many disputes on which she is instructed have an international aspect (she is fluent and can also advise in German), and her work has taken her all over the world including to South and East Asia, the Middle East, and, of course, to Europe.
In addition to this, Chantal also accepts appointments as an arbitrator in commercial arbitrations.
She is regularly recommended by the leading legal directories, Chambers and Partners and Legal 500, including in the most recent edition of Chambers and Partners for construction, energy and natural resources, professional negligence and international arbitration.