Adding strategic value

Dealing efficiently and effectively with disputes and using heavyweight disputes lawyers who add strategic value, is an essential part of everyday business for many of our clients.

Our team

Our team of specialist litigation, arbitration, regulatory and investigations lawyers across our international network provide expert advice and representation on the full range of business disputes.

Representing you

We represent our clients in many complex, high-value disputes in the courts, in international arbitration tribunals and in alternative dispute resolution procedures such as mediation.

Osborne Clarke LLP is prominent in large-value cases and its team is particularly active in disputes connected with technology, energy, natural resources and projects. Clients benefit from the firm's ability to leverage the resources of its international network.

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Vehicle manufacturer

Acted for a household-name vehicle manufacturer in highly publicised High Court litigation against an energy company, described by the press as one of the top 20 cases of 2015.

Russia/Ukraine dispute

Acted in a $200m dispute relating to an energy joint venture; LCIA arbitration in London with associated proceedings in Cyprus.

Global financial services business

Advised on a World Bank Fraud & Integrity Unit investigation concerning a major infrastructure project in Easter Europe.

Cyber crime

Advised an international manufacturing company subject to a significant computer hack; liaising with law enforcement authorities to terminate the unlawful conduct and limit secondary civil and regulatory liability.

Commodities firm

Acted in related ICC and SCC arbitrations relating to breaches of metal trading agreements with a total value of US$150 million.

Construction company

Acted in high-value ICC proceedings arising out of a FIDIC construction dispute in the Middle East.