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Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe (Europe) LLP

107 CHEAPSIDE, LONDON, EC2V 6DN, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7862 4600
DX:
557 LONDON/CITY
Email:
Web:
www.orrick.com

Maria Frangeskides

Tel:
Work +44 20 7862 4638
Email:
Web:
www.orrick.com/People/E/1/F/Maria-Frangeskides
Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP

Work Department

Complex Litigation & Dispute Resolution

Position

Partner

Career

Maria Frangeskides, a partner in Orrick's London office, is a member of the Complex Litigation & Dispute Resolution and International Arbitration Practice Groups.

Maria's practice focuses on commercial litigation and international arbitration, including international trade, energy, commercial fraud, banking, finance, insurance, commodities trading and sale of goods, entertainment, telecommunications, shipping and professional negligence.

Before joining the firm, Maria was head of Coudert Brothers' litigation and arbitration practice in London.

Languages

English
Greek

Member

LCIA
ICC
Centre for International Dispute Resolution (CEDR) Accredited Mediator
London Maritime Arbitrators Association (supporting member)
Law Society of England and Wales

Education

College of Law of England and Wales, Chancery Lane, Law Society Finals, 1989
University College London, LL.B., Law, 1988, Upper Second Class Honours


London: Dispute resolution

Commercial litigation

Within: Commercial litigation

Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe (Europe) LLP 'provides excellent legal knowledge and analysis, coupled with a sensible, common-sense approach'. The team handles complex, cross-border disputes as well as significant domestic litigation, and it is particularly active in the firm’s core practice areas of finance, energy and technology. Simon Willis' work often involves financial and professional services institutions, contentious regulatory work and professional negligence; and Maria Frangeskides' practice includes international trade, energy, commercial fraud, finance, and shareholder and joint venture disputes. Amanda Voss, Adam Rizzo and Wayne Hofer are notable senior associates. Matthew Lawson retired from the practice.

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International arbitration

Within: International arbitration

Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe (Europe) LLP 'knows what clients want and works hard to deliver'. The practice has experience across ad hoc and institutional arbitration proceedings in multiple languages and under a variety of arbitral rules and governing laws, and is particularly focused on the energy, infrastructure, finance and technology sectors. Mark Beeley is an energy disputes specialist and Maria Frangeskides is noted for commercial fraud and energy-related disputes. James Hargrove is also a key contact, along with senior associates Amanda Voss, Sarah Stockley and Marcus Holmstroem.

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