03 October 2022 - Firm News
Acting for an Italian company in ICSID arbitration proceedings against the Arab Republic of Egypt relating to a waste management project.
Acting for an Asian investor in enforcing a high-value arbitral award against an African State.
Acting for a Belgian partnership in defending an application in the Queen’s Bench Division for a third party debt order in respect of several works of art.
Acted on behalf of an aircraft leasing group in a Commercial Court dispute with a Southeast Asian airline group arising out of the non-payment of sums due under various leases and guarantees. The claim involved connected insolvency proceedings before the Paris Commercial Court.
Acted on behalf of a contractor in an eleven-party dispute in the Technology and Construction Court arising out of faulty electrical work in an industrial fire suppression system.
Acted for a manufacturer in a high-value CIArb commercial arbitration involving connected proceedings in the United States.
Advised an Australasian aircraft maintenance company on the merits of an American contractual counterparty’s invocation of a force majeure clause on the grounds of the COVID-19 pandemic and resulting restrictions on international travel.
Acted in both GAFTA and FOSFA arbitrations arising out of the shipment of contaminated goods.
Defended a South American freight carrier in Circuit Commercial Court proceedings arising out of the degradation of perishable cargo in transit.
Seconded to the aviation claims handling team of a top insurance company.
Advised on the scope and procedure for an application for judicial sale of property belonging to a West African government. Engaged with issues of bailment and sovereign immunity.
Acted for a syndicate of insurers in a Commercial Court coverage dispute arising out of damage to an aircraft engine.
England & Wales, 2018
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