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Rhys is an associate in the Global Commercial Disputes Group and has 7 years’ experience in the UAE advising on all aspects of commercial disputes across the Middle East.

His core areas of practice are international arbitration, commercial litigation, enforcement and debt recovery, re/insurance and contentious recoveries, transportation, and contentious regulatory. Rhys also advises on cross-border jurisdictional issues, injunctive relief, JV and shareholder disputes, bankruptcy, technology, trade, property and hospitality disputes, sanctions, public policy and general commercial disputes.


  • University of Sheffield, 2009, LPC
  • University of Durham, 2008, J.D., Law with Politics, MJur (thesis)
  • University of Durham, 2005, LL.B. (Hons), Law with Politics

  • England and Wales

  • English