Nick Lawn is Head of International Arbitration at Van Bael & Bellis, based in the Firm's London Office.
He specialises in international arbitration and litigation with a particular focus on investment arbitration and public international law. Over the course of nearly 20 years, he has advised a range of clients - companies, individuals and governments - in relation to international disputes across numerous sectors including telecoms, energy, banking and finance, infrastructure, pharmaceuticals and mining and under a variety of different arbitral rules including under the ICSID, UNCITRAL, ICC and LCIA Arbitration Rules. In addition to substantial India-related disputes experience, his expertise and experience extends to matters involving Africa, Russia / CIS and Latin America (where he spent time working in one of Argentina's leading law firms).
Nick holds degrees from Oxford, London and Columbia Law School where he was a Research Assistant to Professor Anthea Roberts, assisting on her Comparative International Law project.