Rabin Kok Called to the Bar 2021

Rabin  practices in insolvency, civil fraud, financial services and banking, company, and trust disputes – both in England & Wales and internationally.  He is happy to act as sole counsel, or as part of a team.

His current and recent instructions include: acting for a a prime brokerage in its claim against a broker for breach of an exclusivity agreement, and defending a highly technical counterclaim in the same proceedings relating to forex and index swap trade execution; defending a Bahraini investment bank against US$800m+ claims in conspiracy, fraudulent trading and under UAE law by the administrators of NMC Healthcare; placing the sanctioned UK airline CargoLogicAir into administration; and an ICDR arbitration relating to a billion-dollar joint venture.

Rabin also has an offshore and international practice. He is admitted to the Bar of the Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court (British Virgin Islands), and has full rights of audience in the Astana International Financial Centre (AIFC). He is currently instructed in relation to the defence of directors of two multinational groups against complex US$150m+ claims in Jersey and the Cayman Islands.

Before coming to the Bar, Rabin topped his year at Cambridge University and subsequently graduated with a First Class degree in Law and as a Senior Scholar of Peterhouse. He went on to read for the Bachelor of Civil Law at Oxford, graduating with a Distinction. He won several mooting titles while in Cambridge – including the Oxford vs Cambridge Intervarsity Advocacy Cup and a 2nd place at the Willem C Vis Moot 2018.

Rabin is able to read and write Indonesian and Malay fluently, including legal documents, and is happy to be instructed in cases involving this type of material.

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