Ranked as a 'National Leader outside London', our DISPUTE RESOLUTION team is focussed on delivering high quality service and value on complex domestic and cross-border disputes
We handle ad hoc and institutional arbitrations and advise clients on all aspects of arbitration law and practice. We have extensive experience of handling arbitrations with seats in London and abroad under the main arbitral institutions including LCIA, SCC and ICC.
We also deal with court applications and litigation arising out of or in support of arbitration, such as challenges, applications for stay, injunctive relief and enforcement of awards.
In addition, we also advise on suitable mechanisms and procedures for arbitration at the contract stage.
- Acted for the UK subsidiary of an international life sciences company in a substantial ICC arbitration against a foreign life sciences company. Our client was successful after a final hearing in Hong Kong
- Advising on a US$ multi million contractual dispute in relation to pricing mechanisms between a Canadian copper mine and a Swiss mining/natural resources company. An ad hoc arbitration under the laws of British Columbia, with a London seat, resolved in our client’s favour
- Successfully defending various European, North and South American subsidiaries of an international beverage company in a Zurich-based € multi million LCIA arbitration commenced by a Slovenian supplier