We handle complex and high-volume Investor-State disputes with a 90% historic win/loss ratio
Our team is highly experienced in representing sovereign States and their instrumentalities in Investor-State disputes in all of the world’s principal arbitral fora. Our multilingual and multijurisdictional Investor-State arbitration lawyers have successfully represented States in the International Centre for the Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID), the ICSID Additional Facility, UNCITRAL rules proceedings, the International Chamber of Commerce, the Stockholm Chamber of Commerce, the London Court of International Arbitration, the American Arbitration Association, among others.
Publications such as Chambers and Partners, Global Arbitration Review, Who’s Who Legal, Legal 500 and Latinvex, among others, have recognized our practice and our attorneys among the best in the world. Among recent accolades, Foley Hoag’s ILAP was recognized as “Practice of the Year” by Law360 and named “Arbitration Team of the Year” by Jus Mundi, not only for being one of the best international arbitration practices in the world but also for nominating more women arbitrators in its cases. Jus Mundi highlighted the practice for being “on top of their game with an outstanding track-record in handling complex state-to-state disputes and all types of arbitrations.”
We are known for exclusively representing sovereign States and their entities, and have successfully represented its sovereign clients in multi-million and multi-billion dollar disputes in various sectors, including mining, oil and gas, telecommunications, transportation, and construction.