Perrott, Brian

Brian Perrott


Brian’s practice is all things litigation with a particular emphasis on commodities, derivatives and shipping.

Brian’s varied cases have included scores of trade arbitrations, all variety of injunctions from anti suit, freezing, disclosure, prohibiting harassment and environmental groups, numerous leading cases (over 40 reported judgments) on commodities, shipping and derivatives trading.

Brian’s practice has taken him all over the world and he has been involved in and/or project managed cross border litigation in many jurisdictions from India through to Iran, the Middle East, the Far East, North America and Europe.

Brian’s pragmatic and principled approach always focussing upon the ultimate outcome has been applauded by clients. Chambers directory commented Brian is “very experienced, clever and has a quick mind”, he remains “a go to lawyer” for all things trading and derivatives. An earlier version commented, Brian is “devoted to client service….. he is one of the best people in Commodities…. he is a man of real integrity”.

Brian has been named amongst a select few in the Legal 500 Hall of Fame. The Hall of Fame highlights to clients the law firm partners who are at the pinnacle of their profession. These individuals have received constant praise by their clients for continued excellence. Brian is co-head of HFW Litigation (Europe & Middle East).