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Nicolas Schuscheim

Nicolás Schuscheim


Nicolás specialises in commercial dispute resolution and international arbitration.



Nicolás specialises in dispute resolution and international arbitration. He has supported clients in relation to arbitrations under the rules of the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC), London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA), Singapore International Arbitration Centre (SIAC) and Vietnam International Arbitration Centre (VIAC). He also has experience supporting clients in relation to public international law, investment treaty arbitration, and internal and external investigations.

Nicolás trained in both our London and Tokyo offices, and is currently based in Tokyo.

Nicolás’s recent experience includes:

  • a Korean contractor in SIAC arbitration proceedings seated in Singapore, on a dispute concerning issues arising out of a power plant in India
  • an Asian pharmaceutical company in ICC arbitration in relation to claims arising out of a distribution agreement
  • a Thai contractor in arbitration arising out of a high value project in Vietnam
  • the owner/employer in disputes in an arbitration against the EPC Contractor arising from the construction of a refinery
  • a major Japanese trading house in connection with a VIAC arbitration concerning delays and disruption to the completion of an urban rail project in Southeast Asia


Nicolás holds a Bachelor of Laws in Politics, Philosophy and Law from King’s College London. He was admitted to practice in England and Wales in 2021.

He advises in English, Spanish and Italian, with backgrounds in Japanese, Arabic and Hebrew.