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Career overview

Please refer to full CV for full details.

Over 30 years career covering banking & financial services, commodities & maritime, construction & energy disputes.  

  • Full-time arbitrator/mediator (part-time from 2013-2015; full-time from 2015)
  • JPMorgan (Investment Bank - 2008-2015), Managing Director & Assistant General Counsel, Head of the EMEA Commodities Legal team. Originally recruited as the global legal lead for the nascent global oil business. 
  • Clifford Chance - Maritime/commodities dispute resolution team (1987-2007). (Very short time at Holman Fenwick Willan - 2008)
  • English solicitor (from 1987)

A unique career; 5 unique perspectives 

Experienced disputes and their resolution as private practice lawyer; in-house counsel; the end-user client: and now, full-time independent commercial arbitrator and mediator.