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Steven is a commercial lawyer who has a broad practice in international and domestic dispute resolution. He helps clients in English higher court proceedings and overseas.

Steven also has a large international arbitration practice with experience of a wide range of arbitral institutions, including HKIAC, ICC, LCIA, LMAA, UNCITRAL and SIAC.

Steven lectures on dispute resolution-related matters, including on the M. Sc. Major Projects course at Said Business School, University of Oxford. He is also the co-author of a leading publication on technology disputes entitled, “IT Contracts and Dispute Management: A Practitioner’s Guide to the Project Lifecycle”, a second edition having been commissioned.

Over the past 30 years, Steven has been heavily involved in advising upon and resolving disputes in the technology, communications, defence, financial services and energy sectors.

Steven is also the co-author of a leading text on technology and outsourcing disputes (a 2nd edition now having been commissioned and due to be published in July 2023): IT Contracts and Dispute Management: A Practitioner’s Guide to the Project Lifecycle, published in March 2018 (Edward Elgar Publishing, ISBN: 9781784710118).

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London > Dispute resolution > Banking litigation: investment and retail

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Steven BakerProskauer Rose LLP

London > Dispute resolution > Commercial litigation: premium

Proskauer Rose LLP fields a team of ‘creative lawyers with real gumption for a fight‘, be that post-M&A, shareholder, contractual, partnership or joint venture related. The firm is particularly well positioned to handle disputes specific to asset managers. Co-chairs Dorothy Murray and Steven Baker are singled out by one client as ‘really top class‘.