Mr. Andrew G Moran QC

Mr. Andrew G Moran QC

+65 6538 1277
+65 8468 3800
+44 7834 542 996
+34 636 748 503

+65 6538 1727

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  • Listed in Chambers & Partners’ ranking for Dispute Resolution: Arbitration: The English Bar – Singapore
  • Listed as Leading Silk in Legal 500 Asia Pacific in Shipping and International Arbitration

“…Very experienced but also very user-friendly”
…Quick to turn things around and provide practical perspectives on difficult matters”

— Chambers & Partners AP

Mr. Andrew G Moran QC is a senior English Queen’s Counsel appointed in 1994. He is now a full-time arbitrator, having ceased practice as counsel in 2017 in order to concentrate on his role as an international arbitrator. He is also a former Deputy High Court Judge in England and Wales. Through over 40 years in practice (23 years in silk), he has acquired extensive experience in civil, maritime and commercial litigation and arbitration.

Andrew still sits at first instance and as an occasional Judge of Appeal in the Isle of Man, and has tried a range of heavy commercial, maritime and banking cases. He has also presided as the Chairman of specialist market tribunals of the International Petroleum Exchange, the International Commodities Exchange, and as legal adviser to the Tribunal at the London International Financial Futures Exchange in the City of London.

In 2016, Andrew assumed residency in The Arbitration Chambers, focusing his extensive experience in dispute resolution as an independent arbitrator based in Singapore but arbitrating in Asia, the Middle East and Europe.

He has held a Foreign Law Practising Licence under the Legal Profession Act of Singapore and holds many appointments as arbitrator in a wide range of maritime, commercial, banking, energy and offshore construction arbitrations seated both in Singapore and abroad. He is a panel arbitrator at the SIAC, SCMA and KLRCA, and a supporting member of the LMAA. He is a Master of the Bench of the Honourable Society of Gray’s Inn, a member of the Baltic Exchange, a member of the Worshipful Company of Arbitrators and a Freeman of the City of London.

Professional Offices and Memberships

  • International Maritime and Commercial Arbitrator
  • Member, Worshipful Company of Arbitrators and Freeman of the City of London
  • Member, Baltic Exchange
  • Member, COMBAR (UK Commercial Bar Association)
  • Supporting Member, London Maritime Arbitrators’ Association (LMAA) Panel of Arbitrators
  • Singapore International Arbitration Centre (SIAC) Panel of Arbitrators
  • Singapore Chamber of Maritime Arbitration (SCMA) Panel of Arbitrators
  • Kuala Lumpur Regional Centre for Arbitration (KLRCA) Panel of Arbitrators
  • Deemster (Judge of the High Court; Occasional Judge of The Court of Appeal of the Isle of Man)

Professional Career

  • Recorder (since 1992)
  • Former Deputy High Court Judge, England and Wales (2004–2017)
  • Master of the Bench, Gray’s Inn (since 2005)
  • One of Her Majesty’s Counsel (since 1994)
  • Deemster (Judge of the High Court and Court of General Gaol Delivery of the Isle of Man)
  • Occasional Judge of The Court of Appeal of the Isle of Man

Educational Background

  • Britannia Royal Naval College, Dartmouth (1972)
  • Balliol College Oxford, MA (Oxon) Jurisprudence (1975)


For more information on contact details and recent appointments, download CV.

Tel: +65 6538 1277
Fax: +65 6538 1727
32 Maxwell Road #02-03
Singapore 069115