Volterra Fietta, McNair Chambers and Serle Court Chambers Hybrid ‘Hot Topics’ Breakfast Seminar Series 2021 – Part 3 Public International Law

We are are pleased to invite you to this seminar on

6 October 2021 at 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM BST


Join us for the third and final seminar in the Hybrid Hot Topics Seminar Series 2021. This seminar will focus on Public International Law, and will be co-hosted by Khawar Qureshi QC together with Peter Flint of Volterra Fietta.


Peter Flint and Khawar Qureshi are both widely recognised international law experts with substantial experience of advising and acting both for and against States in international arbitrations and before domestic courts.


Khawar Qureshi QC will provide an overview considering recent significant judgments concerning:

  • Service of Proceedings upon Foreign States
  • Diplomatic/State Immunity
  • Enforcement of Judgments/Awards against States/State Entities


Peter Flint will deliver a presentation and give his insights on “Submarine Warfare: Can Public International Law sink this low?”


After the seminar, there will be a panel discussion chaired by Sir Stanley Burnton to consider the key developments, legal issues, and practice points arising in these areas.


If you would like to join the panel of experts in this discussion in-person, please register by 4 October using the button below. If you are unable to register via the button below, please email directly.  To register for online participation via Zoom, please click here: Webinar Registration – Zoom.


We look forward to welcoming you to this informative new ‘Hot Topics’ Seminar Series.  If you have any questions please contact Peter Flint by email.