Manu Thadikkaran | White & Case LLP International Law Firm, Global Law Practice

Manu Thadikkaran

Associate, Paris

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Manu Thadikkaran is an Associate in the Firm's International Arbitration Group in Paris, with a focus on commercial and investment arbitration.

Prior to joining White & Case, Manu acquired experience within the international arbitration group of a major Swiss law firm,  as well as litigation training from various law firms and Courts in India. During his time as a student in Geneva, Manu also worked in the area of international trade law as a Research Assistant at the Graduate Institute.

Manu is also involved with the Annual Willem C. Vis Moot Court Competition in Vienna, as a coach and an arbitrator.

Bars and Courts

  • Bar Council of India


  • LLM in International Dispute Settlement (MIDS), University of Geneva and IHEID
  • BA, LLB (Hons), National Law University Jodhpur, India
  • Public International Law Programme, Xiamen Academy of International Law


  • English
  • Malayalam
  • Hindi


Representing the main contractor in ICC proceedings relating to a major infrastructure project in Central America;

Representing an Asian company in LCIA India proceedings relating to the performance of a development agreement in India;

Representing a French investor in ICC proceedings relating to the performance of a Joint Venture Agreement in the Middle East.

Representing a Canadian investor in the annulment proceedings of an Award under the ICSID Additional Facility Rules.

Assistance in a shareholder dispute arising under multiple sale and purchase agreements under the ICC Rules.