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Ank Santens - White & Case LLP

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White & Case LLP is commended for its investor-state arbitration expertise and the team has ‘deep experience’ across the energy, construction, oil and gas, financial services and transport sectors. Highlights included acting for the Republic of Uzbekistan in several matters, including securing the successfully dismissal of a $132m ICSID case brought by Spentex Netherlands for alleged violations of the applicable investment laws. It has also handled several matters for the Republic of Peru, and is advising said client in an ICSID arbitration brought by the parent companies of Caraveli under the Spain-Peru BIT. In New York, department head Paul Friedland and Ank Santens are singled out for praise, while in Washington DC the ‘first-rateCarolyn Lamm, Andrea Menaker, Jonathan Hamilton, who heads the Latin American arbitration practice, and the ‘exceptionalAbby Cohen Smutny are recommended.

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