Philippa Charles

Profession

Partner and Head of International Arbitration, Stewarts Law

Biography

Philippa is an experienced commercial litigator with a particular interest in and focus on international arbitration. She is described in the Legal 500 as "a good strategic thinker with very strong written advocacy, which makes her an easy go-to" (2009), as a lawyer who "has always brought common sense and leadership to her cases" (2007) and as a lawyer whose "intellectual skills are impressive" (2012). She has extensive experience of high-value, complex cross-border disputes and has advised extensively on issues concerning jurisdiction and governing law, in addition to representing clients in both arbitration and court proceedings.

Lexis®PSL Dispute Resolution

About Lexis®PSL

Year Qualified

1999

Education

Oxford Institute of Legal Practice (1995-96)
University of Oxford (1992-95)

Memberships

ICC, and member of the ICC UK Committee for Arbitration and ADR
FCIArb
LCIA

Qualification

CEDR-accredited mediator
Solicitor-Advocate