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John Savage

London, UK Global Guide 2021 Ranked in 3 departments
Ranked in : Dispute Resolution: International Arbitration , Arbitration (International) , Dispute Resolution
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Dispute Resolution: International Arbitration - UK

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John Savage QC has established a strong profile in the London market and is increasingly known for his commercial arbitration practice. His recent caseload includes acting for major energy entities in claims against Middle Eastern states and jurisdictions in Asia, particularly the Philippines.
"He is exceptionally good. He's very astute, strategic and a very formidable litigator of large disputes." "From a client perspective, you couldn't want anyone better. He gives everything to a case."
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Arbitration (International) - Global Market Leaders

Band 3

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John Savage QC is widely recognised for his expertise in the Asia-Pacific and European markets. He has a distinguished background in both commercial and investor-state arbitrations, representing clients from the construction and energy spheres. One source considers him to be "one of the best advocates" in the market, while another highlights that "John is a very good cross-examiner."
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Dispute Resolution: International Arbitration - UK

Foreign Expertise in Philippines

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John Savage QC has established a strong profile in the London market and is increasingly known for his commercial arbitration practice. His recent caseload includes acting for major energy entities in claims against Middle Eastern states and jurisdictions in Asia, particularly the Philippines.
"He is exceptionally good. He's very astute, strategic and a very formidable litigator of large disputes." "From a client perspective, you couldn't want anyone better. He gives everything to a case."
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Dispute Resolution - Philippines

Expertise Based Abroad in Philippines

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London-based John Savage QC is recognised for his extensive track record in international arbitration, having extensive experience in complex cross-border disputes. He acts for leading international oil and gas and hospitality companies on Philippines-related disputes.
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John Savage QC is a partner in the London and Singapore offices, specializing in international arbitration. John has represented clients in approximately 200 arbitrations around the world in 25 years of practice. He has particular expertise in complex, high-stakes energy and construction disputes. His experience covers a variety of corporate, construction, energy and investment disputes, with an emphasis on the oil and gas, mining and power sectors.

Mr. Savage sits as arbitrator too, with appointments in more than 30 commercial and investment treaty arbitrations worldwide. He is one of two Vice Presidents of the Court of Arbitration of the Singapore International Arbitration Centre and was a Director of the SIAC from 2009 until 2017.

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