Iain is a solicitor of the Courts of England and Wales and a registered foreign lawyer at the Paris Bar. His formative years were spent with Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer in London before he moved to Paris to join Latham & Watkins as a senior solicitor in International Arbitration. He specialises in international disputes in a number of dispute resolution forums including litigation, arbitration and mediation.
He has particular expertise in disputes involving technology, energy and the construction sectors and disputes involving insolvent entities.
Iain has served as counsel in disputes involving multiple governing laws and has worked with most major international arbitration rules. He is also experienced in disputes involving the expropriation of assets giving rise to State responsibility under international law and conflicts between Public International law, European law and national laws.
Over the years Iain has contributed to various publications focusing primarily on cost effective dispute resolution techniques and access to justice.
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