Faculty of Advicates Arbitration

Details of Professional Practice

Paul O'Brien has a broad practice primarily based around commercial litigation, intellectual property law and professional negligence.  He appears regularly in the commercial and ordinary courts, and he has appeared in the Inner House both alone and with senior counsel, and in the Supreme Court.  Before calling to the Bar in 2004, he practiced as a solicitor in Glasgow for several years as a commercial litigator before calling to the Bar in 2004. 


LL.B (Hons) University of Edinburgh

Dip LP University of Edinburgh

ISS in International Arbitration Law and Practice,

University of Aberdeen

Special Interests

Bankruptcy & Insolvency

Company and commercial

Intellectual Property

Professional liability and regulation

Professional Memberships

The Faculty of Advocates
MCIArb, Chartered Institute of Arbitrators