Members of 3VB are delighted to announce that international law silk Dr Christopher Ward SC has joined Chambers as an associate member. Christopher joins existing members of Chambers working in public international law matters before international courts and tribunals.
Dr Ward is the Past President of the International Law Association (2018-2020), is the Head Chambers at 6 St James Hall Chambers in Sydney, Australia and Honorary Professor of Law at the Australian National University.
He has particular expertise in boundary disputes, questions of sovereign and diplomatic immunity, the law of the sea, aviation law, sanctions and war crimes compliance, resources disputes and investor-state arbitral disputes. He regularly accepts instructions in human rights matters and has an extensive pro bono practice in appropriate cases.
Ali Malek KC, Chair of 3VB, said, “We are privileged to have Christopher join our membership. He is a leading PIL practitioner in Australia and will reinforce our existing strong credentials in public international law matters and investor-state arbitration.”
Dr Ward works primarily from Sydney and London and is available to appear before international courts and arbitral tribunals globally. Please contact our Senior Practice Managers, Stuart Pullum or Stephen Penson, with any enquiries relating to Christopher’s practice.