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Commercial Arbitration: UK

Subjects: Law, Law - Arbitration

Background in GB


England and Wales

In addition to the usual path of county court or the High Court (Queen's Bench or Chancery Divisions) specialist courts exist:

  • Commercial Court
  • Mercantile Court in London
  • Mercantile Courts in Birmingham, Bristol, Cardiff, Chester, Leeds, Liverpool, Manchester and Newcastle.
  • Technology and Construction Court (previously Official Referee's Court)

Commercial court practice

Conflict of laws