Why Choose Stockholm: Reflections of an English Lawyer After Two Years of Practising International Arbitration in Sweden - SIAR 2008-2

James Hope
Page Count: 
18 pages
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PDF from "Stockholm International Arbitration Review (SIAR)"
February, 2009
Author Detail: 

James Hope, Consultant, Advokatfirman Vinge KB, Stockholm. Solicitor-Advocate (England & Wales) (Higher Courts, Civil Proceedings). Solicitor, Scotland. MCIArb, BA (Cantab.), LL.B., Dip. LP. (Edin.). Formerly Counsel at Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom (UK) LLP in London. The author is an English lawyer who spent ten years practising international arbitration in London before moving to Stockholm in June 2006. This article is adapted from a speech given by the author to a group of Stockholm lawyers on 26 August 2008.