D Parrat

David R. Parratt Q.C.

Year of Call: 1999

Year of Silk: 2017

Qualifications

LL.B (Hons) University of Aberdeen

Dip. L.P. University of Aberdeen

Ph.D. University of Edinburgh

F.C.I.Arb

Special interests

Alternative dispute resolution

Company and commercial

Energy

Tax, trusts, succession and pensions

Clerks

Stable telephone number

0131 260 5830

Emma Potter

Andrew Veitch

Tracy Whitelaw

Biography

David has a practice covering his key interests in arbitration, trust work, general commercial work and contract.

David holds the degrees of LLB (Hons) (Aberdeen) and PhD (Edinburgh) and is an Honorary Lecturer in the Universities of Dundee, Aberdeen and the British University in Dubai. He is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (F.C.I.Arb), holds Chartered Status and is on the panels of many worldwide arbitration panels.  He has Higher Rights of Audience before the Dubai International Finance Centre (DIFC) and has appeared before the Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court. 

He is dual qualified and is a practising barrister member of Crown Office Chambers, Temple, London.

He is an Ad-Hoc Advocate Depute. 

Cases

In the matter of an ICC Arbitration, Geneva, 2014 - ICC Case Number: 18644/FM/MHM

IP Limited v. The Hon Attorney General and the Government of Montserrat Claim No: MNIHCV2009/0002

Publications

The Law of Tourism in the United Kingdom, in European Travel Law

ed: Yacoub & Bedford (Wiley, 1997) (co-author)

Access to Justice: Lessons from the Sheriff Court?, in The Reform

of Civil Justice: ed H.L. MacQueen & B.G.M. Main: Hume Papers on

Public Policy Vol. 5 No. 4