Divyanshu is a senior associate in our international arbitration and public international law practice, with a focus on disputes in the energy and natural resources sector.
Divyanshu holds a Bachelor of Laws from National Law School of India University, Bangalore, and a Master of Laws (First Class) from the University of Cambridge, with a focus on international dispute resolution. He was admitted as an advocate in India in 2015.
Experience & expertise
the sellers in an LNG price review arbitration against an Asian buyer under the SIAC rules, in disputes valued in excess of USD 6 billion
a Central Asian government and its national oil company in ICSID arbitration proceedings in connection with the investors' withdrawal from a major oil field and related contractual issues
Vedanta Resources in an UNCITRAL arbitration claim against India under the UK-India Bilateral Investment Treaty arising from the imposition of retrospective tax by the Indian tax authorities
a multinational oil company in relation to the enforcement of its options under a drilling contract, including preparing an application for emergency relief under the LCIA rules
an international oil company in relation to the move of the Nigerian government to recover additional fees from international oil companies operating in Nigeria
a confidential bank in emergency arbitration proceedings under the LCIA Rules in relation to a sale of shares in an Eastern European subsidiary