33 Bedford Row welcomes Dubai Arbitrator Victor Leginsky, FCIArb to Arbitrators@33BedfordRow

Author: Reporter
In: News Published: Tuesday 19 November 2019


33 Bedford Row is delighted to welcome Victor Leginsky, FCIArb as an independent arbitrator. Mr Leginsky, a Canadian, is based in Dubai and becomes the tenth member of Arbitrators@33BedfordRow.

Members of Arbitrators@33BedfordRow are presently in Dubai for Dubai Arbitration Week and were there in September to speak at the DIFC Academy of Law and meet with many of Dubai’s leading law firms and arbitration practitioners. 

Head of Arbitration and ADR Dr. Tariq Mahmood, FCIArb noted ”It is particularly appropriate to announce Victor Leginsky joining Arbitrators@33BedfordRow whilst Dubai Arbitration week is ongoing. Victor is well recognised as a leading arbitrator in the GCC region and beyond. We are privileged to have him join us. Our presence in the GCC region will be strengthened significantly by having a member based full-time in Dubai". Mr Leginsky said:

"As an independent international commercial arbitrator I am pleased and proud to be a part of 33 Bedford Row.  I am consistently appointed in construction, property and energy project disputes as an arbitrator, and am looking forward to contributing to the very impressive line up available at this set of Chambers."

Mr Leginsky will be in London next week to speak on a programme being presented by Arbitrators@33BedfordRow and ArbitralWomen on “Expert Evidence in Arbitration” (26 November at 18.00 at Pinsent Masons) and for the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators’ Conference. 

Mark Byrne, Civil and Commercial Clerk at 33 Bedford Row, can be contacted about the availability of members of Arbitrators@33BedfordRow at m.byrne@33bedfordrow.co.uk and on +44 207 242 6476.