Managing Partner: Stephen Fietta QC
Number of partners: 2
Number of assistant solicitors: 7
Number of other fee-earners: 4
Stephen Fietta QC
Fietta LLP is a unique law firm, specialising in public international law. Since its launch in 2015, Fietta has grown to 13 fee-earners, all of whom are specialists in public international law and investment arbitration. At all levels of the firm, its lawyers have broad-based experience advising States, international organisations, multinational corporations and private clients across a range of international law matters. Fietta lawyers have acted as counsel on some of the largest and most important PIL disputes of the past two decades, across a multitude of international court and tribunal settings. They have won a number of the most substantial victories seen in investment arbitration cases globally over the past five years. The firm’s advisory practice for State clients has encompassed some of the most sensitive PIL issues.
All of Fietta’s lawyers have previously practised at leading global or ‘Magic Circle’ firms. Most of its lawyers have also worked within governments, international courts or intergovernmental organisations and have postgraduate degrees in public international law. The firm regularly works as co-counsel with leading global firms, local and regional firms around the world and members of the public international law bar.
AREAS OF PRACTICE
Public International Law
PRINCIPLE AREAS OF WORK
The firm’s experience includes investor-state dispute settlement; maritime, sovereignty and land boundary disputes; international environmental law; the law and practice of international organisations; and human rights.