International Arbitration: Commercial Arbitration - UK-wide
What the team is known for
Broad-based commercial arbitration department with particular expertise in financial services and infrastructure. Also regularly works for companies in the energy and natural resources sector, with work including disputes under the Energy Charter Treaty. Houses a team of professionals with experience in handling ICSID, UNCITRAL, ICC, LCIA and other arbitral proceedings.
Sources note that their "impression of the team as a whole is excellent. Members are complementary, which makes the team efficient."
Another describes the team as a "well-oiled machine that works very seamlessly."
Sherina Petit maintains her position at the forefront of complex India-related arbitrations. She is sought after for her multi-jurisdictional expertise and knowledge of ICC and LCIA procedure. She is also adept at handling significant BIT claims. "She will try to meet every possible timeline, however difficult." "She's an amazing lawyer and I think very highly of her."