Bal is an Associate in the Commercial Litigation team, part of the wider Dispute Resolution department.
He has experience in high-value, complex English Court proceedings, having acted in a variety of cases across a number of different sectors, including cases in the Commercial Court and in the Insolvency and Companies List.
Bal is also a member of the London Solicitors Litigation Association and regularly contributes to the firm's various pro bono initiatives, including its Royal Court of Justice Citizens Advice Bureau project.
- Acting for the Government of Nigeria in High Court proceedings challenging a $10 billion arbitral award in favour of a BVI company arising from a failed gas deal, on the basis that the underlying contract and the award itself were procured through fraud and corruption.
- Acting for a family holding company in High Court proceedings in relation to a €300m energy investment.
Associate, Mishcon de Reya LLP
Trainee Solicitor, Mishcon de Reya LLP
Paralegal, Mishcon de Reya LLP
BPP Law School, Legal Practice Course
King's College London, MA Intelligence & International Security
University of Sheffield, LLB Law (With a Year Abroad)
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