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Winston & Strawn LLP

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Partner Ben Bruton leads Winston’s London and Middle East litigation and investigations practice. He has over 20 years of international dispute resolution and financial crime experience, having handled high-stakes disputes for several FTSE 100 and S&P 500 companies across many jurisdictions including in the London courts, the UAE courts and a range of arbitral seats.

Lawyer Rankings

London > Dispute resolution > International arbitration

Winston & Strawn LLP’s team undertakes both commercial and investor-state arbitrations. International commercial arbitration specialist Michael Stepek focuses on disputes involving the control of corporate entities, foreign direct investments, concession agreements, infrastructure projects, and joint ventures in the energy, mining, telecoms and transportation industries. Matthew Bate has longstanding international arbitration experience, while Ben Bruton assists with financial services, energy and shipping disputes, and Daniel Meagher acts in arbitrations under many of the leading arbitration rules. Suzanne Labi and Salah Mattoo are experienced associates.

London > Dispute resolution > Commercial litigation: premium

Winston & Strawn LLP‘s litigation team is ‘exceptionally strong in the international space‘. It frequently represents US clients in English litigation and collaborates closely with the firm’s Moscow office on disputes arising out of Russia. Practice head Ben Brutonhas real expertise in disputes which involve a UAE element‘. The group also counts transport, including aviation, disputes among its specialisms.