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Winston & Strawn LLP

CITYPOINT, ONE ROPEMAKER STREET, LONDON, EC2Y 9AW, ENGLAND
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Work 020 7011 8700
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Michael Stepek

Tel:
Work +44 20 7011 8754
Email:
Web:
www.winston.com
Winston & Strawn LLP

Work Department

International Arbitration

Position

Michael Stepek is an international arbitration partner with more than 30 years of experience in international law. He focuses on complex, high-value disputes involving the control of corporate entities, foreign direct investment, concession agreements, major infrastructure projects, and joint ventures in the energy, mining, telecommunications, and transportation industries.


Michael represents clinets before numerous international forums in arbitrations conducted pursuant to all the major institutional rules including ICSID, ICC, LCIA, HKIAC, SCC, and UNCITRAL.  

Member

Michael is an adjunct faculty member of the Foundation for International Arbitration Advocacy, an organisation that provides practical trial skills to international arbitration lawyers. He is also a member of the Advisory Board for the Institute for Transnational Arbitration and a founder of the Institute for Law and Development Policy, an NGO focused on providing legal practitioners to various publicly and privately funded, rule-of-law programs in post-conflict states.

Education

University of Notre Dame Law School, JD, 1988
Northern Illinois University, BS, 1985


London: Dispute resolution

International arbitration

Within: International arbitration

A substantial part of Winston & Strawn London LLP's docket includes large-scale infrastructure disputes, including energy, power and transportation projects. The firm 'has an outstanding arbitration practice' that fields Michael Stepek, who is highly rated for international commercial and investment treaty arbitration; also key to the group are Matthew Bate and international arbitration practice chair Ricardo Ugarte, who divides his time between Chicago and London. Daniel Meagher made partner in 2018.

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