As Arbitrator:

  • DIFC-LCIA (sole arbitrator): dispute concerning alleged breaches of DFSA Rules, fiduciary duties and DIFC law arising from the US$ 200 million financing of a hotel project in the UAE
  • ICC (co-arbitrator): c.US$25 million dispute concerning the design and construction of a mixed-use development in the UAE
  • Sitting as sole/co-arbitrator in c.10 other arbitrations (ICC, DIFC-LCIA, DIAC, ad hoc etc)

As Counsel:

  • Representing a prominent Indian businessman in a $600 million financial services / real estate dispute involving numerous parallel proceedings across the world, including an LCIA arbitration seated in Singapore
  • Representing two prominent Indian businessmen in an LCIA (India) Rules arbitration in relation to claims totalling US $1 billion, relating to several large-scale real estate projects in India. (Seat: New Delhi; Rules: LCIA (India)
  • Acting for a UAE company in a c.US$ 50 million post-acquisition/shareholder dispute with a Saudi company, in LCIA mediation and potential LCIA arbitration
  • Acting as counsel in various proceedings in the DIFC, Dubai World Tribunal (including undertaking the advocacy in jurisdictional challenges)