Sam Karim QC joins Gatehouse Chambers

06 Apr 2022

Gatehouse Chambers is delighted to welcome leading silk, Sheikh Mohammed Samiul Karim QC (Sam Karim QC).

Sam (2002 call, 2017 silk) is an expert in a range of specialist practice areas:

  • Domestic and international commercial arbitration
  • Procurement
  • Court of Protection/Private Client
  • Public Inquiries/Judicial Review/Civil Liberties

Sam is a Member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators and is admitted as a practitioner in the Dubai International Finance Centre (DIFC) Court and the Abu Dhabi Global Markets.  He acts as counsel in arbitrations and also sits as a panel or sole arbitrator.

Noting Sam’s arrival, PJ Kirby QC (joint Head of Chambers and himself a prominent commercial silk) comments “We are delighted to welcome a practitioner of Sam’s quality and experience to join us in chambers.  Sam’s commercial arbitration practice in particular will strengthen and enhance our offering to domestic and international clients, and his specialisms in Court of Protection and Inquiries work also fits so well with the work in our other teams.”

Sam comments: “I am delighted to join Gatehouse Chambers at this exciting time of its development.  I very much look forward to working with colleagues to develop and contribute to Gatehouse Chambers’ plans for the future.”

Sam Karim QC also practises from King’s Chambers in Manchester.

For more information, please contact Amanda Illing, CEO (+44 20 7242 2523)