Clyde & Co LLP

Dispute Resolution Department

Qatar
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What the team is known for Top-tier firm noted for its highly experienced Qatar team. Possesses a wealth of Qatar-related disputes experience, with deep expertise in insurance, shipping, engineering and construction. Formidable in international arbitrations resulting from major infrastructure projects. Handles an impressive caseload, with its on-the-ground expertise supplemented by additional resources in other offices.

Strengths Commentators praise the firm for its "strong team," with one source stating that it is "easy to use, well controlled and I get great support from them."

Work highlights Acted for Qatar Insurance Company on a dispute concerning policy coverage and terms, after a joint venture was declined cover worth QAR100 million.

Notable practitioners

Christopher Jobson is based in Hong Kong, having recently moved from Clyde & Co's Doha office. He is a highly regarded shipping disputes lawyer who continues to engage in major international arbitrations for Qatar-based clients.

Laura Warren is a highly esteemed construction disputes lawyer who is experienced in both international and domestic arbitrations as well as local court proceedings. She is particularly well regarded for acting on contractor claims and is described by sources as "very strong with extensive litigation experience."