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[Recap] Maxwell Lectures: Perpetual motion: the rewarding life of a career at the Bar

Maxwell Lectures Recap - Duncan Matthews QC (1200x600)

Maxwell Chambers successfully concluded Maxwell Lectures: Perpetual motion: the rewarding life of a career at the Bar on 21 July 2022, featuring Mr Duncan Matthews QC, Head of Chambers at Twenty Essex.

In this webinar, Duncan reflects on 35 years in practice at the Bar: his inspirations and lessons learned and the future of the Profession. How it all started and where it is all going. 

Watch the full recorded session below:

We will be sharing Mr Duncan Matthews QC’s answers to the unanswered questions on our website. Keep a look out for the release.



Duncan Matthews QC

Duncan is Head of Chambers. He is a leading trial advocate with a broad practice in international and domestic commercial dispute resolution.

He helps clients in English higher court proceedings and overseas. He also has a large international arbitration practice, with experience of a wide range of arbitral institutions including the HKIAC, ICC, JCAA, LCIA, LMAA, UNCITRAL and SIAC (ad hoc).

Duncan accepts arbitral appointments and has been appointed sole arbitrator and as chairman of three-member tribunals.

He is a registered foreign lawyer with the Singapore International Commercial Court. He is also admitted to the Bars of the Turks and Caicos Islands (ad hoc), British Virgin Islands, St Kitts and Nevis (ad hoc), and East Caribbean Supreme Court.

Duncan is ranked in the leading legal directories for civil fraud, commercial dispute resolution, energy and natural resources, international arbitration, shipping and commodities, and as an arbitrator.


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