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Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP

1 WOOD STREET, CHEAPSIDE, LONDON, EC2V 7WS, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7919 4500
Fax:
Fax 020 7919 4919
DX:
154280 CHEAPSIDE 8
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www.eversheds-sutherland.com

Cameron Forsaith

Tel:
Work +44 20 7919 0507
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Eversheds Sutherland

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Cameron is a Senior Associate in Eversheds' disputes team based in London, and a member of the firm’s International Arbitration Group. He specialises in international arbitrations and cross-border disputes across a wide range of sectors, with a particular focus on the energy sector (including energy/industrial disputes) and the aviation sector. He is experienced in international commercial arbitration, investment treaty arbitration, and English court litigation.

Outside of contentious proceedings he advises on the drafting and interpretation of dispute resolution clauses and cross-jurisdictional enforcement risk, claims under international investment law and investment structuring to access investment treaty protections, arbitration and conflict of laws issues, and questions of English law.

Cameron is dual-qualified in England & Wales and Australia, and holds undergraduate degrees in arts and law from the University of Queensland and a Master of Law from the University of Cambridge.

He has published articles on international arbitration and private international law in leading journals. Prior to joining Eversheds, he practiced in Australia with a leading Australasian firm, and completed a judicial associateship at the Supreme Court of Queensland.

Position

Senior Associate

Languages

English


London: Dispute resolution

International arbitration

Within: International arbitration

Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP advises on both commercial and investor-state arbitrations, and the practice has particular experience of challenging jurisdictions in emerging markets. Jonathan Leach is the UK international arbitration and PIL head; Mark Howarth in Leeds acts in international commercial arbitration proceedings across the energy and industrials sectors; and Greg Falkof focuses on disputes in the oil and gas, construction and infrastructure sectors, primarily in Africa and the Middle East. Cameron Forsaith is an experienced principal associate and senior associate Ahmed Abdel-Hakam joined from LALIVE's Geneva office.

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Public international law

Within: Public international law

Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP's investor-state arbitration practice continues to be highly sought after by states in the most significant disputes. It is acting for the state of Libya in its defence of three separate and unrelated arbitrations, brought in the aftermath of the Arab Spring.  The group also draws upon its network of international offices to advise on treaty obligations and interpretation, the status of foreign governments, state immunity, and international human rights claims. Jonathan Leach advises multinational corporates on non-contentious and contentious matters arising from their investments into and trade with emerging markets. Other key figures to note include Mark Howarth, who is representing the Islamic Republic of Iran in a long-running dispute with the USA, before the Iran-US Claims Tribunal; Greg Falkof, and senior associates Cameron Forsaith and Ahmed Abdel-Hakam.

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