Globally recognized international arbitration counsel and advocates.


  • We act as counsel for businesses and governments in international commercial and investment treaty arbitrations worldwide.

  • Our international arbitration team has extensive experience of ad hoc and institutional arbitration proceedings conducted under all the major rules (including ICSID, ICC, LCIA, SIAC, HKIAC, AAA/ICDR, Swiss Rules, BANI, and UNCITRAL) and in all the major seats.

  • Our firm is ranked by the legal directories as a leading international arbitration practice globally.  Our lawyers are recognized practitioners and also teach international commercial arbitration and investment treaty arbitration at the leading law schools, including Harvard Law School and Stanford Law School.

  • We act in international commercial arbitrations arising under commercial contracts and and investor-State arbitrations arising under bilateral investment treaties (BITs) and multilateral investment treaties.

  • Our arbitration experience covers all key industry sectors, including: aerospace and aviation; energy and natural resources; entertainment; finance and banking; foreign investment; infrastructure and construction; international trade and sales; intellectual property; pharmaceuticals; shipping and maritime; technology, media and telecommunications.

  • We advise on foreign investment protection and the structuring of international investments under BITs, free trade agreements (FTAs) and other treaties.

  • In addition to their work as counsel, our lawyers regularly accept appointments as arbitrator in international arbitrations.  
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Leading Firm for International Arbitration
Chambers and Partners (USA) and Chambers Global
2012 to 2018 Editions

“A star in the international arbitration world."

"Always two steps ahead of the other side."

"An extraordinary legal talent."
Recommended Firm for International Arbitration in the US

“Recommended firm for litigation in California."

“Recommended firm for international arbitration in the United States."

“International Arbitration Star (Dan Tan)"
GAR 100 International Arbitration Firm 2012-2018 

“Name to know”

“Impressive attention to detail and strategy” 

“Innovative ways of presenting complex ideas to a multilingual and multi-jurisdictional tribunal.” 
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