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Matthew Saunders

London, UK UK Guide 2021 Ranked in 1 departments
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Matthew Saunders leads the firm's global international arbitration practice and is widely recognised for his expertise in the energy sector. He has acted under various arbitral rules and in arbitrations seated across Hong Kong, London and Paris.
"He's absolutely outstanding and really fantastic to work with. He knows everything about the energy and LNG market." "What stands out is the scrutiny and level of commitment seen in the work. He is consistently really high quality, very approachable, smart and very commercially astute."
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Matthew is a partner and head of our global international arbitration practice. He focuses on international arbitration relating to international projects in the water, energy and resources sectors, with a particular focus on investment treaty arbitration.

Matthew has experience in advising a broad range of clients including sovereign and federal governments, international energy businesses, multinational corporations and financial institutions globally. Most recently he has advised extensively on ""force majeure"" and ""change in law"" provisions in the context of Covid-19.

He is a member of the London Court of International Arbitration, the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators and the Association of International Petroleum Negotiators. His practice covers both contract and investment treaty arbitration.

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