Amir is an experienced
international arbitration partner. He has acted as counsel in more than 75
international commercial and construction arbitrations administered under the
rules of all the major arbitral institutions, as well as in ad hoc proceedings.
He has represented clients across a
number of sectors, with particular experience in energy and natural resources,
and construction and engineering. Amir has considerable experience representing
governments (state owned entities and ministries) and international
corporations in complex, ‘bet the company’ disputes and investigations.
Amir is a seasoned advocate, and he
has appeared as Advocate before numerous international Tribunals and various
State Courts. He teaches International Arbitration Advocacy as a Faculty Member
of the Federation of International Arbitration Advocacy (FIAA).
Amir also regularly sits as an arbitrator (including as sole arbitrator), under
the ICC, LCIA and DIFC-LCIA Rules.