Emma is a dispute resolution lawyer based in CMS’ London office, focussed on disputes arising in the energy sector.
Her experience includes advising on the full spectrum of disputes in the oil and gas and energies industries. She has advised on complex, high value litigation in the High Court and international arbitrations conducted under institutional bodies such as the ICC, LCIA, LMAA, ICSID and ad hoc arbitrations under the UNCITRAL rules. Emma has experience of advisory and contentious work in relation to risk management following incidents and fatal accidents involving energy corporations and international contractors. This includes both criminal and civil advice, including managing police, Health & Safety Executive and Environment Agency investigations for work-related fatal accidents, internal corporate investigations and serious environmental incidents.
Admitted as a solicitor in England & Wales, Emma has completed in-house secondments with Shell, ExxonMobil and AIG and has obtained her Higher Rights of Audience.