Experience

  • Power / Energy / Oil & Gas

    • An engineering and commissioning contractor in an AUS$2 billion ICC Singapore arbitration concerning the disputed termination of an EPC subcontract to build a captive Combined Cycle power station on an LNG facility.
    • A construction company in its ICC arbitration with a major oil company over delays and additional costs in a project for the construction of a FPSO platform.
    • A subsidiary of Hess Corporation in an English High Court dispute with a contractor over the construction of two offshore wellhead platforms.
    • The owner and operator of a shipyard in its $1 billion dispute with a project finance vehicle formed by a consortium of a national oil company, commercial and development banks and other financial institutions, over the construction of drillships for use in deep water oil operations.
    • A European utility in a €5 billion ICC arbitration, a complex technical dispute about the delayed construction of a nuclear power plant under an amended FIDIC Silver Book contract.
    • An oil and gas company in a $70 million series of three LCIA arbitrations relating to the termination of operation and maintenance agreements.
    • The commissioner of an FPSO in a SIAC arbitration against a contractor and operator concerning alleged additional fit-out costs, hook-up delays and construction cost overruns.
  • Engineering

    • A rail infrastructure concessionaire in a £20 million LCIA Arbitration against design consultants regarding allegedly defective rail retention fastenings.
    • A motorway infrastructure authority in proceedings regarding the allegedly defective construction of a wearing course on a UK motorway.
    • A shipyard in SIAC arbitration proceedings concerning the recovery of advance payment guarantee bonds and the final valuation of work performed prior to the agreed termination of a contract to build a rock-dumping vessel.
  • Construction

    • A consortium of international EPC contractors in pre-arbitral proceedings over a delay and disruption to construction of an airport in the Middle East. Included eight-month secondment to the region.
    • A contractor in a $200 million ICC arbitration about the delayed construction, and subsequent termination, of an amended FIDIC contract for the construction of a Eurasian hotel.
    • A property development company in disputes before the courts of the Channel Islands concerning two delayed developments.
    • Various contractors' final account disputes in sectors including process plant, rail and oil & gas before the courts and in UK adjudication proceedings.

Education

  • Inns of Court School of Law, 2008, B.V.C.
  • University of Oxford, 2007, B.A.