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Norton Rose Fulbright

Sherina Petit

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Norton Rose Fulbright

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Dispute Resolution and litigation; Energy



Foreign firms

Within: Foreign firms

The India practice at Norton Rose Fulbright includes 'efficient and hardworking lawyers' offering 'prompt and precise, solution-oriented advice' on contentious matters and transactions. The group has particular experience handling the financing of energy-related projects. The 'exceptionally diligent and hardworking' practice head Sherina Petit, 'knows the Indian landscape very well' and is particularly known for handling international arbitrations. Singapore-based Stephen Begley is another key name to note.

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London: Dispute resolution

International arbitration

Within: International arbitration

Norton Rose Fulbright is 'a very strong player; it has considerable strength in depth, which allows its talented lawyers to achieve successful outcomes for its clients'. The practice acts for global financial institutions, major corporations and governments and state-owned entities from the firm's key industry sectors: financial institutions; energy; infrastructure, mining and commodities; transport; technology; and life sciences and healthcare. James Rogers is 'thorough and reliable and has an incisive understanding of international arbitration law and practice'; Patrick Farrell is 'a very experienced litigator who has an exceptional understanding of strategy that results in successful outcomes for his clients'; and Sherina Petit  is 'pragmatic and will always go that further mile for clients'. The other recommended advisers are Neil Miller, Donald Warnock and Philip Roche, along with Holly Stebbing and Irina Tymczyszyn. Patrick Bourke  and Marie Kelly recently returned to London from the firm's respective Dubai and Athens offices, while Deirdre Walker moved to the firm's Dubai office as Middle East head. Deborah Ruff joined Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP.

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