Dechert’s international arbitration group is a recognized global leader in the field. We represent sovereign States and State Owned Enterprises, investors and businesses of every size, and high net worth individuals in treaty and contract arbitrations around the world. Our dedicated team, strategically positioned in the world’s principal arbitration centers, handles arbitrations, from the simple and straight-forward to the most sensitive and complex, in a wide array of industries, languages, arbitral forums and jurisdictions.
We are a top-shelf specialty practice with global resources. As a specialty practice of 50 lawyers, we offer deep partner involvement and lean teams to control costs and ensure the highest quality work product. At the same time, our position within a global law firm of 900+ lawyers allows us to put maximum resources at our clients’ fingertips. Among these resources are legal expertise across practices and offices, direct connections to industry experts and professional fluency in more than 40 languages.
We represent major private sector clients in hundreds of international commercial arbitrations before the world’s major arbitral institutions, including CIETAC, ICC, ICDR, LCIA, SCC and SIAC, as well as under UNCITRAL rules and in arbitrations under national arbitration laws.