Charlie, an English-qualified solicitor advocate, is managing partner of the London office and co-chair of the firm’s International Arbitration Practice. Charlie has extensive experience handling major international arbitrations in a variety of sectors, including energy, infrastructure, defence and telecommunications. Charlie represents clients and acts as lead advocate in both commercial and investment arbitrations. He was identified as a ‘Rising Star’ by The Legal 500 UK in 2011 and has received its recommendation each year since, being described as ‘pleasant and brilliant’ and ‘calm under pressure’; he ‘cuts to the chase’ and displays ‘impressive advocacy skills’. He is also listed in Who’s Who Legal: Arbitration 2018, a peer-selected guide featuring the foremost arbitration practitioners aged 45 and under.