Sergejs is an Associate in Al Tamimi & Company’s Arbitration team in Dubai. He specialises in international arbitration and all aspects of international dispute settlement with a focus on international commercial, investment and energy laws.
Over the last 10 years, Sergejs has gained experience as counsel, tribunal secretary and arbitrator by acting in multiple international arbitration proceedings relating to international commercial and investment disputes. He has also advised private clients on aspects of international trade, acquisitions and investment.
Before joining Al Tamimi & Company, Sergejs was a senior member in an arbitration boutique firm based in London and Brussels where a significant part of his practice was focused on dispute resolution pursuant to the Energy Charter Treaty, a multilateral energy investment treaty.
Sergejs often contributes articles on topics of international law and alternative dispute resolution.
- Representing a DIFC-based financial and management consulting firm in an LCIA arbitration involving a multimillion dollar dispute over services provided to its former client.
- Advising a high-net-worth individual on a potential USD 3 million DIAC arbitration relating to a shareholder dispute over unauthorised transactions processed through a DMCC company.
- Representing a Middle-Eastern construction company against a global oil and gas company in a USD 85 million LCIA arbitration concerning development of a logistics support base for a major oil field development in Iraq.
2012 – LPC (Corporate), The University of Law
2010 – LLM (International Business Law), Queen Mary University of London
2008 – LLB (Honours), University of Bedfordshire
2019 – New York State Bar