Nicola Swan

International Counsel
London
Tel: +44 20 7786 5462
Overview
Nicola Swan (née Leslie) is a member of the firm’s International Dispute Resolution and Business and Human Rights Groups. Her practice focuses ... Read Full Biography

Publications

Geoffrey Kittredge
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Wendy J. Miles
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Patricia Volhard
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Simon Witney
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John W. Rife III
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Nicola Swan
  • Climate-Related Financial Risk: Spotlight On Reporting
    1 May 2018
    Practical Law
    Wendy J. Miles
    ,
    Nicola Swan
  • European Funds Comment: Building a Sustainable European Economy: The Role of Company Directors
    9 February 2018
    Issue 25
    Geoffrey Kittredge
    ,
    Nicola Swan
    ,
    Philippe Tengelmann
    ,
    Patricia Volhard
    ,
    Philipp von Holst
    ,
    Simon Witney
  • European Funds Comment: Non-Financial Reporting by Private Equity-Backed Companies
    15 December 2017
    Issue 20
    Catherine Amirfar
    ,
    Geoffrey Kittredge
    ,
    Wendy J. Miles
    ,
    Patricia Volhard
    ,
    Simon Witney
    ,
    Nicola Swan
  • European Funds Comment: Investing in the 21st Century: The Role of Sustainable Investment in Fiduciary Duties
    1 December 2017
    Issue 18
    Catherine Amirfar
    ,
    Sally Gibson
    ,
    Geoffrey Kittredge
    ,
    Patricia Volhard
    ,
    Simon Witney
    ,
    Nicola Swan
  • Implementation of the Paris Agreement: An update from COP-23
    29 November 2017
    The Law of Nations
    Nicola Swan
  • Waking up to climate change: day-to-day considerations
    1 November 2017
    The Drawdown
    Wendy J. Miles
    ,
    Nicola Swan
  • European Funds Comment: Energy and Carbon Reporting in Europe: Proposed New Rules for UK Private Companies
    27 October 2017
    Issue 13
    Sally Gibson
    ,
    Geoffrey Kittredge
    ,
    Patricia Volhard
    ,
    Simon Witney
    ,
    Philipp von Holst
    ,
    Nicola Swan
  • Climate Change and Dispute Resolution
    26 October 2017
    Dispute Resolution International
    Wendy J. Miles
    ,
    Nicola Swan
  • Financial Sector Facing Increased Climate-Related Financial and Litigation Risk
    22 September 2017
  • Catherine Amirfar
    ,
    David W. Rivkin
    ,
    Wendy J. Miles
    ,
    Paul M. Rodel
    ,
    Nicola Swan
  • The United States Withdraws From the Paris Agreement on Climate Change
    2 June 2017
  • Catherine Amirfar
    ,
    Wendy J. Miles
    ,
    Maura Kathleen Monaghan
    ,
    David W. Rivkin
    ,
    Nicola Swan
  • French Corporate Human Rights and Environmental Due Diligence Legislation
    29 March 2017
  • Catherine Amirfar
    ,
    Antoine F. Kirry
    ,
    Wendy J. Miles
    ,
    David W. Rivkin
    ,
    Alice Stosskopf
    ,
    Nicola Swan
  • IBA Takes Leading Role In Increasing Awareness Of Climate Change Justice
    January 1 2016
    Journal of Energy and Natural Resources Law
    Nicola Swan
  • Organisations Carrying on Business in the United Kingdom Must Now Publish Annual “Slavery and Human Trafficking Statement”
    14 September 2015
    Katherine Ashton
    ,
    James C. Scoville
    ,
    Nicola Swan
  • The future of investor-state dispute settlement in the energy sector: engaging with climate change, human rights and the rule of law
    21 March 2015
    The Journal of World Energy Law & Business
    David W. Rivkin
    ,
    Nicola Swan
  • EU Issues Injunction to Obstruct Payment of ICSID Award
    January 2015
    Arbitration Quarterly Issue 6
    Nicola Swan
    ,
    Conway Blake
  • Human Rights Reporting: The Tip Of The Iceberg
    December 2014
    PLC Magazine
    Nicola Swan
  • Businesses Wary of Impact of Ukrainian Sanctions
    2 September 2014
    Lord Goldsmith QC
    ,
    Alyona N. Kucher
    ,
    Patrick Taylor
    ,
    Nicola Swan
  • Бизнес опасается последствий Украинских санкций
    2 September 2014
    Lord Goldsmith QC
    ,
    Alyona N. Kucher
    ,
    Patrick Taylor
    ,
    Nicola Swan
  • Impending Energy Investor Disputes: 10 Steps in Strategic Thinking
    June 2014, Issue 3
    International Energy Law Review
    Nicola Swan
  • Arbitration Quarterly Issue 3
    Issue No 3 - September 2013
    Donald Francis Donovan
    ,
    Carl Micarelli
    ,
    Conway Blake
    ,
    Nicola Swan
    ,
    Samantha J. Rowe
  • Arbitration Quarterly Issue 2
    Issue No 2 – May 2013
    Gavin Chesney
    ,
    Nicola Swan
    ,
    Conway Blake
    ,
    Samantha J. Rowe
  • What the NY Convention Means for Myanmar
    24 April 2013
    International Financial Law Review
    Lord Goldsmith QC
    ,
    Christopher K. Tahbaz
    ,
    Nicola Swan
  • Energy and Investment Security: Protection under International Law
    2013
    International Energy Law Review, Issue 4
    Nicola Swan
  • Upcoming Events

    Recent Events

    • The Changing Face of Investor-State Dispute Settlement
      4 July 2018
      Chartered Institute of Arbitrators
      Chartered Institute of Arbitrators Young Members
      London, UK
      Speaker: Nicola Swan
      Speaking Engagements
    • Drafting Dispute Resolution Clauses
      14 June 2018
      New York Law School / Institute of Advanced Legal Studies / China Council for Promotion of International Trade
      Drafting Dispute Resolution Clauses
      London, UK
      Speaker: Nicola Swan
      Speaking Engagements
    • New Frontiers in International Arbitration
      23 April 2018
      Victoria University of Wellington
      Roundtable on International Arbitration
      Wellington, New Zealand
      Speaking Engagements
    • Careers in Arbitration: An International Perspective
      19 April 2018
      Young ICCA
      Young ICCA Skills Training Workshop – Careers in International Arbitration
      Queenstown, New Zealand
      Speaker: Nicola Swan
      Speaking Engagements
    • Keynote: International Legal Responses to Climate Change – Beyond the Paris Agreement
      2 March2018
      University of St. Andrews and Queen Mary University, London, European Commission
      Conference on the Just Transition to Low-Carbon Economy
      Edinburgh, UK
      Speaker: Nicola Swan
      Speaking Engagements
    • Launch of the Climate Obligations for Enterprises
      25 January 2018
      London School of Economics
      London School of Economics Seminar
      London, UK
      Speaker: Nicola Swan
      Speaking Engagements
    • Investment Protection and Environmental Law
      19 January 2018
      Cambridge University
      Cambridge University Lecture
      Cambridge, UK
      Speaking Engagements
    • New Governance Challenges in Emerging Market Private Equity
      16 October 2017
      Debevoise & Plimpton
      Debevoise Seminar
      Debevoise & Plimpton - London
      Speaking Engagements
    • Business Integrity and Risk Management in Private Equity
      18 July 2017
      Debevoise & Plimpton LLP
      Debevoise & Plimpton LLP, London
      Speaking Engagements
    • The Latest Judicial, Legal and Policy Developments in Achieving Justice and Human Rights in an Era of Climate Disruption
      7 October 2015
      International Bar Association
      IBA Annual Conference
      Vienna, Austria
      Speaker: Nicola Swan
      Speaking Engagements
    • IBA's Climate Change and Human Rights Report
      3 September 2015
      Legal Sustainability Alliance
      Annual Meeting of Executive Firms
      London
      Speaker: Nicola Swan
      Speaking Engagements
    • Dispute Resolution in the Energy Sector, Climate Change and Human Rights
      23 March 2015
      IAE
      International Arbitration and Energy
      Queen Mary, University of London
      Speaker: Nicola Swan
      Speaking Engagements
    • International Human Rights Litigation: Decriminalising Homosexuality
      13 November 2014 12:00 AM GMT Standard Time
      LSE
      LSE Public International Law Seminar Series
      LSE, London
      Speaker: Nicola Swan
      Speaking Engagements
    • Careers in International Law
      4 March 2014 12:00 AM Dateline Standard Time
      LSE
      LSE- Careers in Public International Law
      LSE
      Speaker: Nicola Swan
      Speaking Engagements