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Jay Alexander

London, UK Global Guide 2021 Ranked in 2 departments
Ranked in : Arbitration (International) , Dispute Resolution: International Arbitration
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Arbitration (International) - Europe-wide

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Jay Alexander acts on commercial arbitration in the energy and oil and gas sectors, with further expertise in construction arbitration. He frequently advises on mandates involving African and Middle Eastern jurisdictions. A source highlights his strengths as being "his very impressive memory, experience, knack for details and beautifully coordinated approach to work. He is an exceptionally hard-working gentleman."
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Dispute Resolution: International Arbitration - UK

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Jay Alexander has a highly regarded commercial arbitration practice, acting for clients in the construction, engineering, and oil and gas sectors. His experience includes multibillion-dollar claims brought under ICC and AAA rules, as well as investor-state disputes.
"He is candid, intelligent, thorough and well versed in arbitration. His calm, organised and very penetrating style of writing and oral presentation ensures that no necessary detail is left out – an art that best expresses the amazing depth and size of his memory."
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Arbitration (International) - Global Market Leaders

Band 4

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Described by sources as having "a very impressive memory, knack for details and a beautifully coordinated approach to work," Jay Alexander is known for his considerable knowledge of commercial arbitrations developing from the oil and gas industry. He is additionally skilled in handling investment treaty arbitrations.
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Co-Chair of the Firm's International Arbitration and Dispute Resolution Practice.

Career

He serves as lead advocate in high stakes international arbitrations, including both commercial and public international law disputes. He acts for claimants and respondents. He also serves as an arbitrator in complex international disputes. He has been based in the U.S. and the U.K., and conducted arbitrations throughout the world. These disputes have arisen under the laws of many nations, including common law, civil law and public international law systems. He has acted as counsel or arbitrator in international arbitrations with total amounts in dispute exceeding US$ 125 billion.

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Former Deputy Judge, Int'l Court of Appeal of the Federation Internationale de l'Automobile; former law clerk to Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg; JD, Stanford Law School, 1986 (Distinction and Order of the Coif); AB, Dartmouth College, 1983 (summa cum laude).

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Jay Alexander

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