Julian Cohen


Construction Law, Energy Disputes, Property Law, Business Law, Corporate Law, Breach of Contract, Alternative Dispute Resolution


University of Oxford, Politics, Philosophy & Economics
University of London, Diploma in Law

Overview of professional experience

🔷 Julian Cohen is currently the Head of Resolution Chambers . He is ranked as one of the leading Construction juniors at the Hong Kong Bar by Doyle’s Guide, Legal 500 and Who’s Who Legal.

🔷 Julian Cohen has over 30 years’ specialist and heavyweight experience of Commercial Disputes, Commercial Arbitrations, Construction & Engineering Disputes, Energy Disputes, International Arbitrations, and PRC Outbound Disputes. Sums in dispute in his cases vary from small to in excess of USD 2 billion. He has long standing commitments to the Asia-Pacific region (since 1998) and to the Middle East & Africa (since 2009) as an advocate and as an arbitrator.

🔷 He is experienced in arbitrations with the UNCITRAL Rules, HKIAC Rules, the LCIA Rules, the ICC Rules, the DIAC Rules, the QIACC Rules, having sat as Chair, a sole arbitrator and as a Wing in various arbitrations under these rules. He has been involved with disputes and arbitrations in: Hong Kong SAR, Macau SAR, PRC Mainland, Singapore, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Vietnam, Thailand, Fiji, Guam, India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, UAE, Qatar, Iran, Saudi Arabia, Oman, Kuwait, Yemen, Egypt, Mali, Benin, Albania, Czech Republic, France, Belgium, Germany, Brazil, Türkiye, and the United Kingdom.