Dispute Resolution

        Dispute experts providing the practical solutions for you, designed to reduce cost and time whether it be through negotiation, conciliation, mediation or arbitration. 

        "Managing partner Oommen Mathew of DWF LLP is well regarded for his broad commercial arbitration practice. He has represented clients in the transport, energy and infrastructure sectors and has a special focus on disputes relating to India."
        – Chambers and Partners

        When disputes arise, we will fight for you with tenacity to achieve the optimum outcome. When you need urgent assistance we will act decisively and with speed. Where a more strategic approach or lighter touch is required, we will devise pragmatic and thoughtful solutions.


        Our capability spans all aspects of business life. We can handle all kinds of disputes from the largest and most critical to the more modest. Whatever the engagement, our focus is always to understand our client's objectives, give clear advice, work to budgets and achieve the best commercial outcome.


        We have experience acting across a wide spectrum of disputes ranging from transport, media, energy, infrastructure and corporate shareholding, and have represented sovereigns, state owned entities, multinational companies and high net worth individuals.


        Whatever the issues you face, our approach will always be commercial and practical. We pride ourselves on understanding your needs so that we can provide innovative solutions in an energetic and decisive manner. 

        Oommen Mathew

        • Managing Partner (Singapore) // Head of India Practice: Disputes