Mike Stewart


Om Mike Stewart

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 construction and infrastructure projects, carrying out project counsel work and international arbitration. He has developed a particular expertise in relation to the FIDIC Contracts.

Stewart's project counsel work involves managing live risks from within the client's team, drafting key correspondence and assisting with the resolution of disputes. He has carried out this role on projects in Oman, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Yemen, Turkey, Iraq and Albania. Mike also carries out some non-contentious advisory work at the procurement stage of major projects.

Stewart's international arbitration work involves dealing with all stages of the proceedings, including acting as advocate at final hearings. He has acted in international arbitrations arising out of projects in Oman, Yemen, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Jordan, Ukraine, Azerbaijan and India and Sri Lanka.

  • 2016

    Partner, Wikborg Rein, London

  • 2013 - 2016

    Partner, K&L Gates LLP

  • 1998 - 2013

    Associate, Senior Associate og Partner, Pinsent Masons LLP

  • 1994 - 1998

    Trainee og Associate, Berrymans Lace Mawer

  • 2001

    MSc (Hons) in Construction Law and Arbitration, King's College London

  • 1993–1994

    CPE and LPC, College of Law, York

  • 1992

    MA (Hons) in English and History, University of Aberdeen

Utvalgte prosjekter
  • ICC voldgift på vegne av tyrkiske leverandører i forbindelse med et veiprosjekt i Oman. Skreddersydde kontraktbetingelser. Voldgift i Geneve, underlagt omansk rett.

  • ICC voldgift på vegne av jemenittisk leverandør i forbindelse med rørleggingsprosjekt i Jemen. Skreddersydde kontraktbetingelser. Voldgift i Wien, underlagt østerriksk rett.

  • ICC voldgift på vegne av japansk leverandør i forbindelse med et veiprosjekt i Sri Lanka. Skreddersydde FIDICbetingelser. Voldgift i Colombo, underlagt srilankisk rett.

  • Ad hoc voldgift på vegne av et samarbeidsprosjekt mellom internasjonale leverandører i forbindelse et jernbaneprosjekt i India. FIDIC betingelser. Voldgift i Dehli, underlagt engelsk rett.

  • FIDIC Dispute Board claims on behalf of a Joint Venture of contractors in relation to a water treatment plant in Iraq, constructed under the FIDIC Conditions of Contract and subject to Iraqi law.