George is an international dispute resolution specialist who resolves high-value and complex multijurisdictional disputes. He is a Solicitor Advocate who spends most of his time involved in arbitration and as a negotiator and overall problem solver. Throughout his career, George has advised and acted for (and against) governments, commercial entities and individuals from a wide range of countries.

George is regularly engaged in international arbitrations as counsel, co-arbitrator and sole arbitrator under the ICC, LCIA, LMAA, SCC and ICSID rules sitting in London, Athens, Geneva, Stockholm, Istanbul and Washington DC. He has experience in construction, energy, trade, software, securities, investment treaty and maritime disputes.

George has a very strong maritime background, having been a partner for many years in a leading London-based shipping law firm. He is Director of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIARB) Maritime Arbitration Diploma, and is Honorary Member of the Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers (ICS) and sits on the London Maritime Arbitrators Association User’s Liaison Committee

George works in both Russian and Greek.