Construction Arbitration in the MENA Region & Pet Peeves of Counsel and Arbitrators- Yonsoo Kim and Richard Wilmot-Smith QC

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Richard Wilmot-Smith QC, Queen’s Counsel, 39 Essex Chambers

Richard is a specialist in all aspects of construction and engineering litigation and arbitration and has over forty years experience in that field, thirty of them at the highest level. He has been in silk since 1994 and sits as an arbitrator and adjudicator worldwide in high value cases. He is Editor of Wilmot-Smith on Construction Contracts  Fourth Edition OUP 2021

Yonsoo Kim, Foreign Attorney, Yoon and Yang

English lawyer, Yonsoo Kim was called to the Bar in England and Wales in 2007 at the Honourable Society of the Inner Temple. She is a Partner at Yoon & Yang with a special interest in construction projects in the MENA region, Asia and America. Recognised as a leading expert in construction projects in the MENA region, English lawyer Yonsoo Kim specialises in international dispute resolution with a strong focus on onshore and offshore projects and possesses extensive experience in EPC contracts (bespoke and modified FIDIC Basis).


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