Joseph is a senior practitioner with over 40 years’ experience in the field of civil/commercial litigation and arbitration. He advises on a wide range of disputes, many which have appeared before the higher appellate courts (Court of Appeal, House of Lords/Supreme Court and Privy Council).

Many of Joseph’s cases have a strong cross-border element and he has considerable experience in advising in relation to matters concerning state immunity, enforcement of foreign judgments and arbitration awards, and enforcement of English judgments in other jurisdictions.

Notably, Joseph has significant experience in handling disputes with a Middle East connection. In particular, and uniquely, for many years, he has represented the State of Iraq, various ministries and state-owned entities.