Lindy Patterson QC is a full time arbitrator, dispute board member and chair and UK adjudicator with 39 Essex Chambers, London.
Her particular focus is on the energy and construction markets but she also determines disputes in general commercial contracts, real estate and IT. She operates in many jurisdictions, both civil and common law, and with a variety of governing laws with appointments from ICC; LCIA; DIAC; NAI and ADCCAC. Recent arbitration appointments concern disputes in the MENA region; England; Finland; France, the Netherlands and Kazakhstan.
In 2021 she was appointed to the Standing Committee of the International Centre for ADR of ICC which assists the ICC in its work with expert and dispute board proceedings worldwide. She is a member of the FCL Certification Board and Chair of its Adjudication Programme Committee which certifies dispute board members for inclusion on the FIDIC List of International Adjudicators.
She is on the Conflict Avoidance Panel administered by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors for the infrastructure company, Transport for London; a Fellow of the International Academy of Construction Lawyers and Chair of Arbitral Appointments Committee (domestic) of the Scottish Arbitration Centre. She is a Chartered Arbitrator; a member of the London Court of International Arbitration. She is on the following UK lists of adjudicators:-TeCSA; RICS and RIBA.