Mo Haque
Mo is a Partner in the Litigation, Insolvency and Restructuring Group and is based in the British Virgin Islands. He is an English QC (appointed at the age of 41 years old) and has 20 years of experience at the English Bar in commercial litigation, international arbitration and dispute resolution.

Mo has advised upon a breadth of cases ranging from insolvency and winding-up issues through to the professional liabilities of directors, liquidators and receivers. He has appeared before pretty much every form of tribunal as well as in numerous arbitrations. He has advised clients in the laws of different jurisdictions and under different rules (ICC, LCIA and UNCITRAL).

Legal knowledge is top-drawer, his preparation is second to none and clients love his bedside manner”, “He’s exceptionally thorough, well prepared and highly knowledgeable.
– Chambers and Partners

Areas of Practice

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Contentious Insolvency
  • Fraud Litigation
  • Corporate Disputes
  • International Arbitration
  • Judgment and Award Recognition & Enforcement
  • Mediation

Qualifications and Admissions

  • Queen’s Counsel
  • Hardwicke and Sunley Scholar of the Honourable Society of Lincoln’s Inn, 1996,1997
  • Called to the Bar of England and Wales, 1997 (non-practising)
  • MA (Oxford University). MA in Law (City University, London)
  • BA (Oxford University). Engineering, Economics and Management

Prior Career History

  • Crown Office Chambers, London, 1999 to 2017

Recognition and Awards

Chambers and Partners has reported that Mo’s “legal knowledge is top-drawer, his preparation is second to none and clients love his bedside manner”, that “he’s exceptionally thorough, well prepared and highly knowledgeable” and his “Legal acumen and knowledge of procedure is superb”.  Further he “… is brave and willing to fight cases on liability, even difficult ones, because he is an excellent cross-examiner.”   He also has “excellent team leadership skills, displays sound tactical awareness and produces good-quality advocacy. He’s very strong on paperwork and shows great attention to detail.”