Commercial Arbitration in Europe

Debevoise’s commercial arbitration team in Europe is a central component of the firm’s internationally recognized Arbitration Group. It advises around the world on cases governed under UK law, and is led by renowned leaders in the field. It is known for its powerful advocacy, and frequently argues multi-billion dollar cases. Chambers UK describes the team as a “stellar international arbitration practice, regularly undertaking complex commercial disputes and investment treaty arbitrations.”

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Ranked as a leading law firm for Commercial Arbitration.

“Very obviously stands out as being one of the best. They understand how to do things internationally and create a team that works well together.”

“They bring an incredible strategic perspective and see around corners.”

Lord Goldsmith QC and Wendy J. Miles QC are ranked as leading individuals. Patrick Taylor named as Up and Coming.

Tony Dymond is ranked as a leading individual for Construction – International Arbitration.

Chambers UK, 2019

Lord Goldsmith, QC, Wendy Miles, Tony Dymond, Patrick Taylor and Samantha Rowe included in The Legal 500 International Arbitration Powerlist.

Ranked as a leading law firm for International Arbitration.

Debevoise & Plimpton LLP is “absolutely top rate; the work is of exceptionally high level, with great research, superb drafting skills and quick response times.”

The Legal 500 UK, 2018

Ranked as a leading law firm for International Arbitration in Europe.

Chambers Europe, 2019


Lord Goldsmith QC and Wendy J. Miles QC are ranked as leading individuals.

Chambers Europe, 2019

Recommended as a Band 1 firm for global-wide International Arbitration advice.

This is an exceptional firm […] one of the top three best arbitration firms in the world.

[O]utstanding international platform. They are tremendously strong globally. One of their differentiators is that their team is very diverse, with members of many nationalities and origins. This allows them to successfully take cases involving many different jurisdictions.

Chambers Global, 2019

Ranked as a leading firm in the UK for International Arbitration.

Lord Goldsmith QC is a “top advocate who shares his expertise with others in his team.”

Benchmark Litigation Europe, 2018

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