CMS is a full-service international law firm with over 2,800 lawyers in 55 offices in 30 countries around the world. Our practice groups comprise energy, projects and construction; banking and international finance; commercial; corporate; dispute resolution; insurance and reinsurance; and real estate. We operate in industry sectors that work alongside our practice groups bringing together industry specialists from across the firm. Our international presence is supported by deep, local and sector-specific expertise. Our ‘one-stop shop’ offering is designed for clients who require high-quality legal advice and cross-border coordination across multiple jurisdictions.
Our international arbitration group is made up of lawyers across many jurisdictions who have wide-ranging knowledge of both arbitration and the sectors most frequently involved in arbitration, including construction; energy; insurance; and technology, media and telecoms. We have a proven track record of advising and representing clients in institutional and ad hoc arbitrations arising from a range of commercial transactions and investor-state disputes. Many of our arbitration lawyers also act as arbitrators.
Our specialist construction disputes team headed by Rupert Choat has extensive international and domestic experience of helping clients avoid and resolve disputes that arise during the course of projects. We have worked on projects in nearly every country in the world. With over 25 years experience in the construction and engineering industry, we are long-standing experts, with a reputation and the connections to match. Our approach is rooted in a deep knowledge of the industry, which helps us to get the right commercial results both speedily and cost effectively.
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