Commercial Law Barrister
Arfan Khan

COMMERCIAL BARRISTER IN LONDON



Arfan Khan is a leading Chancery, Commercial & Public Law Barrister, practising predominantly in the Court of Appeal, Supreme Court and the High Court in a broad range of Chancery, Commercial and International Law disputes.


Arfan Khan is described by solicitors as “a polymath” who “advocates with mesmeric quality” and "a formidable intellect".

Arfan Khan is an leading award winning barrister, practising from Lamb Chambers, in the Temple, London

He practices in Commercial, Chancery, Public and International Law, predominantly in the Court of Appeal, Supreme Court and the High Court. He has a proven track record in many landmark reported cases involving a diverse range of clients

Arfan has appeared in the Privy Council and the European Court of Human Rights

In 2009, he was named Times Lawyer of the Week

His experience places him in an ideal position to contribute in a larger team, with clients often instructing him as a leader, or in appeals where other lawyers have appeared at first instance.

He has been described by solicitors as:

• “a polymath” who “advocates with mesmeric quality”

• a “exceptionally hard working and gifted advocate”

• "a formidable intellect"

• "a phenomenal advocate both orally and in writing" with "exceptionally high quality work"

He has been awarded the following awards:

• Chancery Lawyer of the Year, Finance Monthly Law Awards 2017

• Banking & Finance Barrister of the Year in the Livewire Corporate Global Awards 2016.

• Leading Chancery Barrister of the Year, ACQ Global Awards 2015.

• Leading Intellectual Property Law Barrister of the Year 2015 (ACQ Global Awards 2015).

• Leading Intellectual Property Barrister of the Year, Lawyer Monthly 2015

Arfan Khan is listed in the Asian Who’s Who International Guide

As a student, he has published papers in peer refereed law journals, including the Law Quarterly Review

Arfan was a member of the Chambers of Mark Littman QC; a leading Commercial Chambers in London. He is a member of the United Kingdom Association of Jewish Lawyers and Jurists


ACHIEVEMENTS

The Times Lawyer of the Week, 2009

Chancery Lawyer of the Year, Finance Monthly Law Awards 2017

Banking & Finance Barrister of the Year, Livewire Corporate Global Awards 2016

Leading Chancery Barrister of the Year, ACQ Global Awards 2015

Leading Intellectual Property Law Barrister of the Year, ACQ Global Awards 2015

Intellectual Property Barrister of the Year, The Lawyer Monthly Award 2015

Listed in the Asian Who’s Who International, an official UK directory, charting talents in all professions<p>

Member of the United Kingdom Association of Jewish Lawyers and Jurists

Nathanson Scholar for first place in the Nabarro Nathanson Mooting Competition

Mitchell’s Scholar for participation in the Quarter Finals of the World Universities Debating Championships

Potts Scholar, UCL, for 1st place excellence in the all UK Universities Postgraduate Essay Competition in Commercial Law

Hardwicke Scholar, Lincoln’s Inn

Distinction in Insolvency Law, LLM (University College London)

Date of call: 2001

 

His practice in chancery and commercial law includes, banking & finance, insolvency, property, trusts, professional negligence, civil fraud, partnership, company, arbitration, security for costs, commercial litigation, and appeals.

A former tutor in Property Law at the University of Sheffield, he is published in major prestigious law journals.

For further information, the reader is referred to the remaining pages of this website, in particular the independent judicial comments page and the reported cases page.