Registrar and CEO of AIFC Court and International Arbitration Centre, Member of the AIFC Legal Advisory Council
Christopher is responsible for the day to day management and administration of the Court and IAC and case management. He previously worked at the international law firm Norton Rose Fulbright in London, and at a regional law firm in the Middle East that was strategically partnered with the US international law firm, Covington & Burling LLP. He practised broad international commercial law and dispute resolution. He also assisted with the development of another international financial centre commercial court and dispute resolution centre and was the Registrar of that court.
He has lectured extensively on commercial law, international dispute resolution, and business ethics and anti-corruption law, and he has published widely in legal practitioner journals and commercial law publications including on corporate insolvency law in Gore-Browne on Companies (Jordans, 2007-2010 eds.).
He is admitted as a member of the Bar of New York State and he is a CEDR accredited mediator.