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Rick Gal

Senior Associate


Gal Rick
Rick Gal

Senior Associate


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Publications: 15 FEBRUARY 2021

Global expert services firm breaches conflicts undertaking by appointments in related arbitrations

The obligations of an expert services provider to avoid a conflict with its client’s interests should be assessed by reference to the expert’s retainer and not (as was held at first instance) by…

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Publications: 04 NOVEMBER 2020

The global impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on commercial dispute resolution in the first seven months

This article, published in the International Bar Association (IBA) Dispute Resolution International journal at [2020] DRI 83, gives an overview of the profound global impact of the Covid-19 Pandemic…

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Admitted as solicitor, England and Wales, 2011

Higher Rights of Audience (Civil qualification)


BA (Hons), Law, Fitzwilliam College, Cambridge University, 2007

LPC, Law, The College Of Law, London, 2008

Published work

  • Due process challenges to arbitration awards arising from virtual hearing Practical Law, August 2020
  • Protecting the procedural integrity of arbitral proceedings: are claimants entitled to a temporary "get out of jail free" cards? Practical Law Arbitration, April 2018
  • Enforcing awards that have been set aside at the seat: the English and Dutch Courts remind parties of the high hurdle that must be overcome, Practical Law Arbitration, September 2017
  • Casenote: AJU v AJT – Singapore Court of Appeal clarifies scope of public policy review of arbitral awards, 2011, Mealey’s International Arbitration Report, Vol. 26, No.11, Andrew Pullen and Rick Gal, 2011