Deepak is widely recognised as a leading junior commercial barrister. His work is both domestic and international and he has wide experience of the laws of foreign jurisdictions including BVI, Cayman, Chilean, Cypriot, German, Kazakh, Kenyan, Russian, St. Kitts & Nevis, Spanish, Swedish, Swiss and Tajik law.
Deepak is also a member of the New York Bar. He regularly appears as an advocate before a wide range of tribunals and is equally comfortable as sole counsel or as part of a larger team of barristers, led both within and outside chambers. He has been one of the Attorney General’s Junior Counsel to the Crown since 2001 and he is the co-author of Paolini & Nambisan on Directors’ and Officers’ Liability Insurance (Informa), winner of a BILA Prize for “the most notable contribution to literature in the field of law as it affects insurance.” Deepak is also the co-author of the chapter on company directors in Simpson, Professional Negligence & Liability (2005-).
He was legal advisor to the BBC1 drama series Mistresses and he is also a trustee of the charity Anno’s Africa, a creative arts education project for children in Kenya.
Deepak has a broad commercial and civil practice with particular emphasis on: administrative and public law; aviation; banking and finance; civil fraud; commercial dispute resolution; employment; financial services; insurance; international arbitration; media, entertainment and sport; offshore and; professional negligence.