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What the team is known for Experienced in representing international clients, primarily from CEE as well as Africa, on a range of investment treaty arbitrations. Expertise spans a variety of industries, including telecommunications, media, energy and natural resources. Regularly appears before international courts and tribunals as well as in arbitrations commenced before ICSID. Notable experience advising companies and regulatory groups on the possible impact of Brexit.
Strengths One observer describes Hogan Lovells as "a very good firm with a good knowledge of PIL issues."
Work highlights Advised Cascade Investments NV on a USD120 million investment claim against the Republic of Turkey before ICSID.
Markus Burgstaller has notable expertise handling substantial investment treaty claims. He also provides a wide range of advice on EU law and PIL issues, including matters concerning the UK's exit from the EU.
"He has highly specialised knowledge of international investment laws, is very on top of the detail and has a commercial approach." "A leading practitioner in investment arbitration with a strong background in PIL."