Arbitration, Banking and Financial Services, Civil Fraud, Competition Law, Corporate Disputes, Energy and Natural Resources, Insurance and Reinsurance, International Commercial Contracts, Mediation, Professional Negligence
Stuart has an established reputation as a barrister specialising in international commercial arbitration and litigation, with a particular focus on London and Asia. He was the first London QC to be authorised to practise as a foreign lawyer in Singapore. Stuart advises and represents clients in court and arbitration proceedings worldwide. He sits regularly as an arbitrator and is a Deputy Judge of the High Court of England and Wales.
With an almost exclusively international focus, his practice covers the range of heavy commercial disputes
. Stuart is highly experienced in international commercial arbitration
and investment treaty arbitration, both as counsel acting for the parties and as a much in-demand arbitrator.
Stuart has also given expert evidence on English commercial law issues in courts and arbitration tribunals in a number of overseas jurisdictions. These have included courts and tribunals in New York, Singapore, Italy and Israel, in the form of both written opinions and oral evidence.