Conflict of laws

Members of Three Stone, in all practice areas and whether acting in England or overseas regularly advise and appear in multi-jurisdictional disputes and accordingly deal with conflict of laws and private international and public international law issues as a matter of course.

Issues which fall for consideration under the ‘conflicts’ umbrella include:

  • Governing law of agreements and documents
  • Jurisdiction disputes and clauses
  • Asset tracing and recovery
  • Recognition and enforcement of judgments
  • Arbitration clauses and their scope and effect
  • Arbitration in the context of cross-border fraud
  • International trusts and estates
  • Cross-border insolvency
  • EU domiciled parties
  • Anti-suit injunctions
  • State immunity