Date of call: 1995
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Sa'ad Hossain is recommended by both Chambers UK (Commercial Dispute Resolution; Energy & Natural Resources; and International Arbitration: General Commercial & Insurance) and L500 (Banking & Finance, Commercial Litigation, Energy and International Arbitration). His practice covers the broad range of commercial law, litigation and international commercial arbitration, dealing with major current legal issues and topical subject matters. With a background in natural sciences, Sa'ad is often instructed in cases with a technological or scientific subject matter and has developed a particular expertise in energy and utilities issues. Presently however, he appears in major, expedited and combined Companies Court s994 / Chancery claims concerning shareholder action over a company with an estimated enterprise value of £2billon.
'Sa'ad Hossain is "an exceptionally bright senior junior with a superb grasp of the law and great commercial insight." In the last year he has advised on proceedings for sums owed on various derivatives contracts.' Chambers UK 2012 (Commercial Dispute Resolution)
'Sa'ad Hossain is "an excellent junior, bright, hardworking and very personable."' Legal 500 2011 (Banking & Finance)
'Sa'ad Hossain is highly rated for his work on high-complexity disputes. Not only is he often led on market-leading disputes by top-tier silks, he also has substantial experience appearing as sole counsel. Solicitors feel that he really knows his law and is a man who's so comfortable in his own skin that he puts others at ease.' Chambers UK 2012 (Energy & Natural Resources)
'Sa'ad Hossain displays strong technical ability due to his academic background in natural sciences. He has appeared in a range of international commercial arbitrations, demonstrating particular expertise in oil and gas and financial services disputes.' Chambers UK 2012 (International Arbitration - Commercial & Insurance)
In addition to his experience at all levels of the High Court, Sa'ad appears frequently in international commercial arbitrations. Sa'ad has also appeared in financial services disciplinary proceedings, has assisted advocates in foreign proceedings in Guernsey, and has appeared at first instance and appellate level in commercial proceedings in the Supreme Court of the Eastern Caribbean (BVI), where he is a member of the Bar.