Ben is a senior associate in our dispute resolution team in Tokyo, specialising in international arbitration.

His practice involves advising Japanese and international clients on complex dispute resolution matters, and he has particular experience in the construction, energy, infrastructure, pharmaceutical and technology sectors. Ben has advised clients on disputes involving jurisdictions across Asia, Europe, Africa and North America, and has advised clients on arbitrations under various institutional rules (ICC, LCIA, SIAC, JCAA and ICSID) and before ad hoc tribunals (UNCITRAL Rules) with seats in Asia and Europe.

Ben has been listed as ‘leading practitioner’ for arbitration by Who’s Who Legal Japan 2016 and 2017, a ‘future leader in arbitration’ by Who’s Who Legal 2017 and 2018 and a ‘next generation lawyer’ (Dispute Resolution – Japan) by The Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2017.