Rory is an international arbitration lawyer in Orrick’s Paris office. He focuses on commercial, investment, and construction disputes in the EMEA region.

Admitted as an Avocat at the Paris Bar and as a Solicitor of England and Wales, he is an MBA graduate from INSEAD (18J). He has particular experience in international trade and joint-venture contracts, M&A disputes, and investor-State arbitration.

Rory has participated in arbitral proceedings conducted under the ICC, SCC, SIAC, ICSID, Swiss Chambers and the DIAC arbitration rules. He has also acted as Administrative Secretary to arbitral tribunals.

Prior to joining Orrick, Rory was an associate in an arbitration boutique law firm in Paris.