Charlie is an Associate in the international arbitration group of Herbert Smith Freehills LLP, with particular focus on disputes in the energy, infrastructure and consumer goods industries. He also has experience representing clients in litigation and in ADR proceedings. Charlie is based in London, having previously spent time in the firm's Paris office and on client secondment in the oil and gas sector.
Fluent in French and with working Spanish and basic Portuguese, Charlie has acted for clients, as counsel and advocate, in international disputes arising across a wide range of jurisdictions and subject to many different governing laws, including particularly in Africa, Latin America and the CIS countries.
Charlie acts for clients on ad hoc arbitration and proceedings under the auspices of the major arbitral institutions, in particular the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC), London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA), Stockholm Chamber of Commerce (SCC) and Singapore International Arbitration Centre (SIAC).