Professionalism, Effectiveness and Pragmatism

Dispute Resolution

Our mission is to assist clients in pursuing their objectives, using pragmatic and successful strategies and solutions. keeping focus on commercial impacts of any dispute.

Our lawyers have specific qualifications and have gained remarkable experience in managing multi- jurisdictional matters, in cooperation with foreign correspondents.

The lawyers of the OWC assist and represent their clients in domestic and international arbitration proceedings and are also regularly appointed as arbitrators with national and international arbitral courts. Of decisive importance in their appointment as arbitrators or as counsel to one of the parties is their mastery of complex company processes, as well as that of several foreign languages and different judicial cultures.

Arbitration is often used as an alternative to court litigation, especially for international disputes. It can be more flexible than court proceedings and allows the parties to keep their dispute private. In the international arena we have expertise in LCIA, ICC, UNCITRAL, LMAA and ICSID arbitrations, as well as ad hoc arbitrations.

OWC firm specializing in international commercial arbitration disputes, as well as investor-state arbitration disputes.

Our singular focus on international arbitration puts our law firm at the leading edge of the international dispute resolution market, and allows us to support clients anywhere in the world.

We represent businesses and individuals in a broad range of industry sectors, and draw on our extensive experience to help our clients resolve both commercial and investor-state disputes. We also counsel clients on non-contentious legal and business issues with an international dimension. This includes, for example, investment treaty planning for businesses looking to invest in emerging markets.

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