Investment treaty arbitration
Whether you are a multinational corporation, international investor, private equity business or Government, our arbitration practice can help you to resolve your international disputes.
We know that for many of our clients, private resolution is the best option. Arbitration is central to what we do and we have a current portfolio of arbitration matters worth in the region of $5 billion.
Experience that is second to none
Our dedicated arbitration team works with clients around the world to resolve major commercial and investor-state disputes across a wide range of sectors including oil and gas, natural resources, infrastructure, manufacturing, technology, construction and finance. We have pioneered the use of arbitration and mediation for different types of commercial disputes and many of our team speak, publish and lecture in this field.
We are also one of the leading firms handling arbitration in the sports, luxury brands and arts sectors and act for some of the most high-profile and dynamic clients in these markets. The geographic range of our cases crosses Europe, Anglophone and Francophone Sub-Saharan Africa, North Africa and the Middle East, the CIS, Asia Pacific and the Americas. Our multilingual team works in numerous languages on our arbitrations.
Committed to meeting your global needs
With arbitration lawyers based in the US, Europe and Asia we are well placed to handle complex and cross border issues. We act as strategic advisors, counsel and advocates, and our work covers the entirety of arbitration cases, from initial case analysis through to successful enforcement of arbitral awards. We also serve as arbitrators and are prominent as thought leaders in the field. Our team contains more than 20 arbitration lawyers around the world, including London, Milan, Singapore, New York and the British Virgin Islands, working on both arbitrations under all the major arbitration rules (including ICC, LCIA, ICSID, UNCITRAL, SIAC, HKIAC, CAM and SCC) and pure ad hoc arbitrations.
Our team is ranked in various legal directories and publications, who acknowledge that we ‘impress clients with the quality of the team it assembles and the hard work that everyone puts in’. Our clients acknowledge that we are ‘very experienced in a wide variety of international arbitration matters’ and praise our ‘excellent customer focus’. The team is also praised for its ‘deep technical knowledge’ and ‘sound judgment’, describing our communication skills as ‘simply amazing’.
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