From litigation in the English courts to arbitration in Singapore or enforcement litigation in India, Vinson & Elkins handles international arbitration and international litigation around the globe. With experienced practitioners in every key region, we have the experience and resources to assist our clients in resolving disputes wherever they arise.
We have represented clients in more than 60 countries, in virtually every common arbitral venue, and under all major international and regional rules systems. Our unified team works in offices on three continents and is supported by a network of local counsel across the world. Our lawyers speak multiple languages and regularly travel between countries to represent clients. We have experience handling disputes in a variety of industries, with a particular focus on energy, construction, and technology/intellectual property, and storied experience in insurance, banking, and pharmaceuticals.
Our lawyers know the institutions, arbitrators, opposing lawyers, and the written and unwritten rules of the international arbitration system. Members of V&E’s IDR team are regularly appointed as arbitrators, which speaks to their standing in the arbitration community, while giving greater insight into what it takes to be effective when appearing as counsel on behalf of our clients in international arbitration cases. Many of our lawyers are experienced trial lawyers, skilled in written and oral advocacy and persuasive strategy.
Vinson & Elkins lawyers are committed to excellence, offering clients experience handling disputes, transactions, investments, and projects worldwide. The firm’s deep bench of more than 675 lawyers collaborating across 15 offices allows a multi-disciplinary approach, whether companies need guidance on complex litigation or transactions. V&E brings insight and know-how, building on a strong foundation since 1917 that offers clients an understanding of the intersection of energy, finance and the law.