Charlie Caher is a partner in the international arbitration practice at Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP, based in London. Mr. Caher has represented clients in numerous institutional and ad hoc arbitrations under all major arbitral institutions, and in most major civil and common law jurisdictions, including London, Paris, Stockholm, Singapore, The Hague, Bermuda and Brunei. Mr. Caher's international commercial arbitration practice covers a wide range of industries, with a particular focus on energy, construction, insurance, financial services, telecommunications and aerospace.
In addition to his commercial arbitration practice, Mr. Caher has also represented a major international construction company in a series of complex and high profile construction litigation disputes before the English High Court and Court of Appeal, and represented the Sudan People's Liberation Movement/Army (SPLM/A) in the public international law Abyei Arbitration.
Mr. Caher has been an adjunct professor at Pepperdine Law School's London campus, where he taught the International Commercial Arbitration course. He has gained his Higher Rights of Audience and is a qualified Solicitor-Advocate (Higher Courts Civil Proceedings). He is a member of the ICC’s Arbitration and ADR Committee (UK), the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators and an executive member of the London Chapter of Arbitration Ireland.
Monday 22nd May
First Session - Geopolitical Changes Affecting Dispute Resolution in MENA
Paulius Docka, Of Counsel, Primus, Vilnius
Charlie Caher, Partner, Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP, London
Christina Hioureas, Partner and Global Co-Chair, International Litigation & Arbitration, Foley Hoag LLP, New York
Hila Echerman, Senior Director of International Law, Ministry of Justice, Israel
Heidi Walsh, European Regional Sub-Committee Co-Head, Campaign for Greener Arbitrations
Stavros Pavlou, Managing Partner, Patrikios Pavlou & Associates LLC, Limassol