Robert advises and acts for clients across Asia Pacific and further afield in the tech & comms, financial services and energy sectors in commercial litigation and international arbitration matters.
Robert is a partner in our International Dispute Resolution Group, based in Hong Kong.
He specialises in international arbitration, commercial litigation and giving regulatory advice.
With particular experience in the tech & comms, financial services and energy sectors, Robert has been involved in a wide range of corporate and commercial disputes, typically involving an international element, including contractual disputes, shareholder and joint venture disputes, private equity disputes and fraud.
Admitted in Hong Kong and in England & Wales, Robert has represented clients from a wide range of jurisdictions under the rules of most major arbitral institutions, including the HKIAC, CIETAC, ICC and LCIA.
Robert is a Council member of the Law Society of Hong Kong and a member of various other Law Society committees, including the Arbitration Committee.
He is Co-Chair of the HKIAC's HK45 and Vice Chair of the Inter Pacific Bar Association's (IPBA) Dispute Resolution and Arbitration Committee.
Robert is recognised as a Leading Individual for Arbitration by Chambers Asia Pacific 2017 and a Recommended Lawyer for Litigation and International Arbitration by Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2017.