Paul Stanley QCPaul Stanley QC

Essex Court Chambers, London

Paul Stanley QC was called to the Bar in 1993 and took silk in 2010. He has a broad commercial practice, including banking, commercial fraud, media law, and a particular expertise in insurance. Called to the Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court, he has an international practice with extensive experience of representing clients in ad-hoc and institutional arbitrations, including LCIA and ICC arbitrations, covering a wide range of commercial disputes.

Paul is valued for his ability to explain and present complex matters in clear terms with “crisp written and oral advocacy.” As a member of Middle Temple, he has been involved with their junior barrister advocacy training programmes for a number of years. Currently sitting on the Board of Governors of the Inns of Court College of Advocacy, Paul is a frequent trainer for Middle Temple and the IAA, both in England and internationally in a range of jurisdictions.

advocacy trainers

Cross and direct examination, opening and closing submissions, case theory and handling expert witnesses

arbitrator trainers

Preparing for the hearing, handling hearings with advocates and witnesses from different jurisdictions policing cross examination and ensuring an enforceable award

expert witness trainers

Preparation of your own report, conference to finalise the report and prepare for the hearing and withstanding cross examination on your own report.

witness of fact trainers

Learn what to expect if you are due to give evidence as a witness of fact. What is the best way of preparing for and withstanding cross examination.