Mike Stewart is a Partner at Wikborg Rein's London office and is part of the firm's Construction practice. He focuses on complex, high value disputes arising out of major energy and infrastructure projects in emerging markets, carrying out project counsel work and international arbitration.
Stewart's project counsel work involves managing live risks from within the client's team, drafting key correspondence and assisting with the administration of the project. He has carried out this role on major construction and energy projects in Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Yemen, Turkey, Iraq and Albania. He has also advised on FPSOs in Indonesia and Malaysia.
Stewart's international arbitration work involves dealing with all stages of the proceedings, from constituting the Tribunal and drafting pleadings to acting as advocate at interlocutory and final Hearings. He has appeared in international arbitrations arising out of projects in Azerbaijan, Yemen, Saudi Arabia, Doha, Jordan, India and Sri Lanka.
Mike is recommended within construction contentious in Legal 500.