China - Chapter III.2 - Practitioner's Handbook On International Arbitration And Mediation- 3rd Edition

Brenda Horrigan
Felix Hess
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32 pages
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PDF from "Practitioner's Handbook On International Arbitration And Mediation- 3rd Edition"
April, 2012
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Brenda D. Horrigan is a Partner with Salans LLP based in the firm’s Shanghai and Paris offices, and is Co-Head of the firm’s international arbitration practice group. Ms. Horrigan concentrates on international arbitration with a particular focus on disputes arising in connection with investments in countries of the Former Soviet Union, Central/Eastern Europe and Asia. She has acted as counsel in both commercial and investment treaty arbitrations before the world’s foremost international arbitration institutions, as well as in ad hoc arbitration, and also sits as arbitrator. She has a background as a transactional lawyer and has advised on cross-border debt and equity financings, strategic investment transactions, corporate restructurings and related transactional matters in emerging markets.

Felix Hess is Of Counsel with Salans LLP, based in the firm’s Shanghai office. Mr. Hess concentrates on dispute resolution and international commercial arbitration, and also represents debtors and investors in the course of reorganization of troubled joint ventures and restructuring of distressed investments. He has particular experience in China-related disputes in a variety of industries, including construction, oil and gas, machine building, joint ventures, international trade and IP. He has a background as transactional lawyer and has in that context has extensive experience advising clients on corporate and commercial matters pertaining to investments in the People’s Republic of China.