Hussein Haeri

Partner and Co-Head of the International Arbitration Group at Withers LLP


Hussein Haeri jointly leads Withers LLP’s international arbitration team and leads the firm’s public international law team. He is a Solicitor-Advocate of the Senior Courts of England and Wales, and has experience of working on international legal and dispute resolution matters in London, Paris, New York and South Africa for over 15 years. He is also a Solicitor-Advocate of the Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court (BVI). He has worked as counsel and advocate on arbitrations under all the major rules, including ICSID, UNCITRAL, LCIA, ICC, SCC and SIAC Rules, as well as in ad hoc arbitrations. Hussein is a Senior Fellow on International Investment Law at SOAS, University of London. He has also taught International Arbitration and Public International Law to graduate students at the London School of Economics, King’s College London and University College London in the UK and at Sciences Po and the University of Versailles in France. He has published extensively in the fields of international law and international arbitration.