01 October 2020

Legal 500 recognises KWM London Dispute Resolution team

The KWM London Dispute Resolution team, led by partners Andrei Yakovlev, Darren Roiser and Wilson Antoon, has been recognised by Legal 500 for its high-profile work in International Arbitration, Public International Law and Commercial Litigation.

Our clients praised the team as “a real competitor against the very best disputes practices within the magic circle and US law firms” with “unrivalled access to Chinese clients and an unparalleled knowledge of China-related disputes”. 

Our London team was recognised for representing clients in high-value, high-stakes disputes and for having “successfully defended states against investor claims in the banking, energy, telecoms, mining, natural resources and real estate sectors”.

KWM’s clients said: 

  • “First-class ability to organise flexible teams to meet the challenges of successfully running big arbitrations”.

  • “An excellent and diverse team. They are a pleasure to deal with and are very results-focused.”

  • “KWM is an excellent and focused team which routinely punches above its weight in terms of the instructions it obtains. Its lawyers have excellent industry knowledge and technical skill.”

  • “KWM has an excellent team of lawyers, with the right person for each aspect of the job from partner to paralegal. They worked very effectively with counsel and the lay client. I would be extremely happy to work with them again and to recommend them.”

London Managing Partner, Darren Roiser was recognised as a Next Generation Partner and several members of the team were recognised as key individuals.

Clients described Partner Andrei Yakovlev as “a seasoned and respected arbitration practitioner” who provides “quality and effective representation to his clients”.

For more information, please see links below:

International Arbitration

Public International Law

Commercial Litigation (Mid-Market) 




Media Contacts

Share on LinkedIn Share on Facebook Share on Twitter
    You might also be interested in

    On 28 August 2020, Bank of Communications London Branch (“BoCoM London”), Agricultural Bank of China London Branch, China CITIC Bank London Branch

    07 September 2020

    In the coming years, Southeast Asia and particularly Singapore will present significant opportunities for UK tech start-ups

    24 August 2020

    Law firm King & Wood Mallesons has advised Flotonic Limited, a private company incorporated in the Republic of Cyprus

    21 February 2020

    KWM has risen in the rankings of the world’s best legal brands, jumping two places to 14th in the 2020 Acritas Global Elite Law Firm Brand Index.

    24 January 2020

    Legal services for your business

    This site uses cookies to enhance your experience and to help us improve the site. Please see our Privacy Policy for further information. If you continue without changing your settings, we will assume that you are happy to receive these cookies. You can change your cookie settings at any time.

    For more information on which cookies we use then please refer to our Cookie Policy.