Paul Brumpton | White & Case LLP International Law Firm, Global Law Practice
Paul Brumpton
Paul Brumpton

Paul Brumpton

Partner, London

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Paul is a partner in the Dispute Resolution Group in London. He deals primarily with international arbitration matters and has experience with disputes in a wide variety of industries including: energy, infrastructure, telecommunications, financial services, pharmaceuticals, construction and insurance.

Paul has represented clients under the auspices of all major arbitral institutions, including the ICC, LCIA, ICDR and ICSID, as well as under the UNCITRAL Arbitration Rules and in other ad hoc arbitrations. In the course of these representations, he has gained experience of oral advocacy and cross-examination.

Paul has previously worked in the International Arbitration Group of White & Case's New York and Paris offices. Before joining White & Case, Paul taught English and European law at the University of Cambridge Centre for English and European Legal Studies at Warsaw University.

Bars and Courts

  • New York State Bar
  • Solicitor and Solicitor-Advocate (all High Courts), England and Wales


  • Dip Int Comm Arb, Queen Mary College, University of London
  • LLM, Duke University School of Law
  • BA/MA, University of Cambridge


  • English


Representing a Greek Telecoms company in an ICC arbitration relating to breach of indemnity provisions under a share purchase agreement.

Representing a sovereign state in ad hoc arbitration proceedings relating to payment of royalties for the production of natural gas.

Representing a Taiwanese manufacturer of sapphire crystal in an ICDR arbitration in relation to defective manufacturing equipment.

Representing the Republic of the Philippines in an ICSID arbitration arising from a dispute over an international airport terminal concession.

Acting for a sovereign state in ICC arbitration proceedings relating to the construction of a toll road project in Central and Eastern Europe.


Awards & Recognition

Super Lawyers: New York Metro Rising Stars, 2013