As the consultation on the Construction Act lumbers slowly forward, Rupert Choat queries how its fitness for purpose is being […]
12th May 2020
Rupert is a practising arbitrator and has sat in ICC, LCIA, SCC, DIAC and ad hoc arbitrations. He has also acted as the expert in expert determinations. In addition, Rupert is a CEDR accredited mediator.
Rupert teaches on the MSc in Construction Law & Dispute Resolution at King’s College, London.
Rupert was named Construction and Energy Junior of the Year at The Legal 500 UK 2018 awards. He has been ranked the No. 1 Thought Leader in Europe for two years running (Who’s Who Legal Construction 2017 & 2018): he “wins praise from clients for being “charming and talented”. He is known to be “an exceptional talent”…” and “one of the foremost names in construction arbitration and litigation”. He is also ranked in Tier 1 by Legal 500 2017 for Construction – leading juniors: “Charismatic and able to think of points that would not occur to his opponents.”
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Contributing editor for Global Arbitration Review’s Construction Arbitration.
Columnist for the UK’s industry weekly magazine, Building.
LLB Law (Hons), Warwick University
LLM Commercial Law (Hons), Cambridge University
Hardwicke and Sir Thomas Moore Scholar, Lincoln’s Inn
Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators
No. 1 Thought Leader in Europe (Who’s Who Legal Construction 2017 & 2018)
Construction and Energy Junior of the Year (Legal 500 UK 2018 awards)