Jane Davies Evans specialises in international arbitration, focusing on disputes arising in the energy, natural resources and infrastructure sectors. She is ranked as a leading junior for energy disputes (The Legal 500), construction (Chambers & Partners) and Who’s Who Legal: Construction, described by the The Legal 500 as ‘A superb lawyer and an excellent litigator’. Jane has significant experience in the nuclear sec-tor, having acted as counsel and advised owners and Tier-1, Tier-2 and Tier-3 con-tractors in relation to nuclear projects in Finland, Switzerland, China, Lithuania and the United Kingdom.
Jane has extensive international experience as counsel on international arbitra-tions arising on major projects in the Middle East, Africa, the Russian Federation and CIS, Latin America, Europe and Asia Pacific. Jane also sits as a sole and co-arbitrator.
Prior to returning to the Bar in 2014, Jane spent many years working in the in-ternational arbitration practices of leading international law firms, including Shear-man & Sterling and Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer. In addition, Jane is an experi-enced forensic accountant and Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England & Wales. Jane worked for some years in the expert witness group at PricewaterhouseCoopers, and is particularly skilled in addressing complex issues of quantum.