Jonathan Brierley | White & Case LLP International Law Firm, Global Law Practice
Jonathan Brierley
Jonathan Brierley

Jonathan Brierley

Associate, London

T +44 20 7532 2735

E jbrierley@whitecase.com

Overview

Jonathan Brierley is an associate in the Dispute Resolution Group of the Firm's London office and concentrates in international arbitration. In 2011, Jonathan spent six months with the International Arbitration Group in the Firm's Paris office.

Jonathan has experience in various industry sectors, including infrastructure, power and telecommunications.

Other recent matters have included providing general advice on issues such as legal professional privilege.

Jonathan is a member of a number of professional associations, including the ICC Young Arbitrators Forum, the Young ICCA, the LCIA's Young International Arbitration Group and the JLSLA. He is also committed to pro bono work and, in 2010, received a White & Case pro bono award for his work with Deutsche Bank in connection with their microcredit finance division.

Bars and Courts

  • England and Wales

Education

  • LPC, BPP Law School
  • GDL, BPP Law School
  • BSc (Hons), Biology, Bristol University

Languages

  • English

Experience

Representing the lead partner of an international consortium of contractors in an ICC arbitration arising from the termination of a FIDIC Silver Book contract relating to the construction of a commuter railway.

Representing a British Virgin Islands company in a dispute before the Isle of Man High Court, Court of Appeal and the Privy Council concerning the ownership of a Kyrgyz mobile telecommunications company. The case also gave rise to LCIA arbitration proceedings in London.

Representing an Italian company in JAMS arbitration proceedings arising from breaches of a confidentiality and non-circumvention agreement relating to the acquisition of a manufacturing company of industrial transformers.

Advising a German construction company in relation to a dispute arising out of a FIDIC Red Book contract for the construction of a hydroelectric power plant in Chile.

Advising a Dubai construction company in relation to a dispute arising out of a FIDIC Red Book contract for the construction of a mixed-use development of residential, office and retail space.

Awards & Recognition

White & Case Pro Bono Award, 2010