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Inside arbitration

Our latest edition covers everything from the AI revolution's impact on disputes to the challenges of enforcement against states

Experience

The Kingdom of Spain

Advising in relation to a second investment arbitration under UNCITRAL rules, brought by 88 claimant companies, from 14 investment funds in connection with the regulation of the solar photovoltaic energy sector

THE REPUBLIC OF TUNISIA

Advising in relation to an ICSID arbitration initiated by ABCI Investments Ltd. under the investment law of Tunisia and the Tunisian-Netherlands BIT. This arbitration involved claims arising out of the alleged takeover of claimant's controlling stake in a French-Tunisian bank by duress

THE REPUBLIC OF KAZAKHSTAN

Acting in relation to a dispute under the Energy Charter Treaty and associated proceedings, which involved claims of direct and indirect expropriations

THE REPUBLIC OF COSTA RICA

Successfully representing the Republic of Costa Rica in a CAFTA-DR claim commenced under the UNCITRAL rules regarding the suspension of works at a real estate development due to environmental concerns. The tribunal rejected all of the claims against Costa Rica and awarded it the arbitration costs

THE KINGDOM OF SPAIN

Representing in a landmark international investment arbitration concerning reforms to the Spanish renewables tariff legislation under the Energy Charter Treaty, achieving a first win for Spain in 30+ cases it faced

A GLOBAL POWER COMPANY

Advising a global power company on the structuring of its US$18 billion investment in a western European state

Key contacts

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Paula Hodges KC

Head of Global Arbitration Practice, London

Paula Hodges KC
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Andrew Cannon

Partner, Co-Head, Public International Law Practice, Deputy Head, Global Arbitration Practice, London

Andrew Cannon
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Christian Leathley

Partner, Co-Head of the Latin America Group, Co-Head of the Public International Law Group, US Head of International Arbitration, London

Christian Leathley
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Dr Patricia Nacimiento

Partner, Germany

Dr Patricia Nacimiento
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Amal Bouchenaki

Partner, New York

Amal Bouchenaki
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Laurence Franc-Menget

Partner, Paris

Laurence Franc-Menget
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Antony Crockett

Partner, Hong Kong

Antony Crockett
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Hannah Ambrose

Partner, London

Hannah Ambrose