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Julian Cohen was called to the Bar in England in 1990 and joined the London construction practice of Pinsent Masons in 1993. He moved to Hong Kong in 1998 with the firm, leaving as a Partner in 2009. He started practice at the Hong Kong Bar in 2010 and founded Resolution Chambers in 2021.

Julian Cohen has over 30 years’ specialist experience of heavyweight commercial disputes, commercial arbitrations, construction and engineering disputes, and international arbitrations around the world. Sums in dispute in his cases vary from small to in excess of USD2 billion.  


In addition to his extensive experience across Asia Pacific and the Middle East, Julian Cohen has experience of disputes and arbitrations involving Brazil, Czech Republic, Albania, France, Belgium, Germany, and the United Kingdom.


As well as acting as advocate and adviser, Julian sits as an Arbitrator and Mediator.

His work has involved a wide range of Commercial, Construction, Engineering and Energy Disputes.

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