International arbitration and litigation partner. Represents multi-national corporations, government entities, and high profile individuals in high stakes international arbitrations (institutional and ad-hoc) around the world. These cases have involved a wide range of complex subject matters (including shareholder disputes and joint venture disputes), applicable laws, and venues, as well as a range of industries (including energy, telecoms, and financial services). Also serves as an arbitrator. In addition, acts for clients in cross border litigation before the English courts and conducts white collar crime investigations on a global basis.
Law Society of England and Wales; London Court of International Arbitration; International Bar Association; ICC (UK); Royal Society of Arts
2005 to present Kirkland & Ellis International LLP; 1999-2005 Shearman & Sterling LLP; 1995-99 Clifford Chance LLP.
University of Sheffield, UK (LL.B. Hons 1993); College of Law, Chester, UK (LPC 1994)