Investor-State Arbitration in Europe

As part of Debevoise’s European arbitration and international disputes capabilities, the team includes the world’s foremost investor-state arbitration practice. It is regularly engaged on cases involving state-to-state and billion dollar investor state claims, where its experience in public international law provides it with a significant advantage.

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Winner in the “International Arbitration Practice that Impressed” category

GAR Awards, 2020

Ranked as a leading law firm for Investor-State Arbitration and Public International Law.

“They are efficient, responsive, eager to help, collaborative and professional.”

“They are head and shoulders the finest advocacy firm.”

“[An] outstanding, champion team of lawyers."

Chambers UK, 2020

Lord Goldsmith, QC, 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 ‘has significant expertise and a deep bench, and the practice is remarkably dedicated and committed to client service.’”

“The team's expertise covers multiple jurisdictions and different legal fields; it is very integrated and the lawyers work seamlessly with each other.”

The Legal 500 UK, 2020

Debevoise named in top band for International Arbitration – Global-wide, Public International Law Global-wide and Dispute Resolution Global-wide by Chambers Global (2019).

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

They provide top-notch analysis and their ability to bring in their expertise in both public and private international law is invaluable. They gave us an incredible amount of time and attention and the highest-quality legal advice.

“It is really an all star team. As a client, they would be my number one call, each individual is a star. It really is something to see them in action.”

A real powerhouse. Not only do they handle a significant volume of work in this field but they are thought leaders, they can handle complex matters better than almost anyone else and they're hard to beat.

Chambers Global, 2019-2020

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