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Ruth specialises in general corporate and commercial dispute resolution with particular experience in shareholder disputes, fraud and warranty claims. Ruth trained and qualified at Berwin Leighton Paisner LLP (now Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner LLP) where she remained in practice for ten years. Her work has involved project managing large-scale cases to trial in the chancery and commercial courts. Ruth was actively involved in in-house training with a particular focus on all aspects of evidence gathering and production, including authoring a user-manual on E-disclosure. She is also a contributor to the New Law Journal.

Barry specialises in international arbitration and commercial litigation. He trained and practised at Jones Day before joining Pinsent Masons. At LexisNexis, Barry is Head of Arbitration and Head of the Lexis®PSL Dispute Resolution Group.

In practice, Barry’s work included commercial, aviation and technology arbitrations pursuant to international arbitral rules, involving UK and international clients. He also has a background in general commercial, civil fraud and IT litigation, including experience before the High Court. While in private practice, Barry worked with a broad range of clients from the private and public sectors.

At LexisNexis, when not focused on the strategic development and operational requirements of the Dispute Resolution Group, Barry’s content work focuses on the law and practice of international commercial arbitration and investment treaty arbitration. In addition to his work for Lexis®PSL, Barry contributes to the LexisNexis Dispute Resolution Blog and New Law Journal on litigation and arbitration matters

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The Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb) has launched its Business Arbitration Scheme (BAS), a fixed fee procedure for low to medium-value commercial disputes....

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Master O’Hare has given a costs judgment in which he awarded indemnity costs against a losing party for conduct which he deemed ‘unreasonable’ when it...

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In England & Wales, there is no mandatory requirement for litigants to mediate. Nevertheless, pursuant to the CPR parties are encouraged to use an ADR procedure...

7 May 2014

How will the courts approach mediation agreements in a commercial context? Michael King, commercial barrister at XXIV Old Buildings, comments on a ruling in which the...

8 Jul 2013

Much of the attention on the Jackson reforms has been related to the issue of proportionality of costs but Lord Justice Jackson also advocated a resurgence of interest in...

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