International disputes present specific challenges and getting advice early in the process is vital. Arbitration has now become a preferred mechanism for resolving such cross-border disputes. There are good reasons for this:
Your CMS arbitration team puts international and local knowledge to work for you. Our lawyers are used to working with different national legal systems and we know the system from both sides – many of our lawyers are regularly appointed as arbitrators.
If your dispute involves interdisciplinary issues, the CMS international network is a key advantage. Our arbitration specialists operate as a team, offering you prompt crossborder legal advice and representation from a single point of contact.
Your needs drive our advice and service at every phase of the arbitral process – from advising on dispute resolution clauses, initiating proceedings and selecting arbitrators through to conducting the proceedings until an award is rendered. We will also be at your side in proceedings relating to the enforcement or setting asideof awards.
We know that for any business managing disputes can be time consuming and divert valuable resources. We work with you to establish the most efficient ways of resolving disputes in line with your commercial objectives. Delivering real value through top quality advice, along with innovative project management, we focus on your success.