Adrian ColeAward winning legal consultant at Independent Arbitrator
Adrian is a construction law specialist and an expert in resolving energy, infrastructure, and real estate development disputes. Prior to becoming a lawyer, Adrian studied engineering and construction and practiced as a quantity surveyor and has first-hand experience of the practical issues in the engineering and construction industries. He led King & Spalding’s highly regarded Middle East Dispute Resolution Team until December 2020.
Adrian is a trained and experienced arbitrator, mediator and adjudicator / DAB member and is a member of the Chartered Institute of Building and a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators. Adrian has worked both in-house (International Counsel to Vinci in Hong Kong and Paris) and in private practice in the UK, Singapore, Hong Kong, and the Middle East. Adrian’s wide experience in domestic and international arbitration allows him to bring a commercial and pragmatic approach to the resolution of disputes.