Tómas Kennedy-Grant, Q.C., a graduate of Oxford, is an experienced arbitrator, mediator and adjudicator. Qualified to practise in England and New Zealand, he has been in practice for 44 years, 10 of them (1992-2002) as a Master of the High Court of New Zealand. Since February 2002 he has practised full-time as an arbitrator, mediator and adjudicator. He became Queen’s Counsel in 2005.
He has been appointed in international arbitrations under the ICC, SIAC and UNCITRAL Rules as chairman or presiding arbitrator, party-appointed arbitrator and sole arbitrator. He is appointed regularly as sole arbitrator, mediator or adjudicator in New Zealand disputes.