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Alexander Marcopoulos is counsel in the International Arbitration practice.

He represents companies and States in commercial, investor/State and maritime arbitrations carried out under the auspices of a variety of institutional rules, including those of the ICC, ICSID, UNCITRAL, SCC and the LMAA. His practice focuses particularly on disputes in the energy and maritime sectors.

Alexander is featured in the Who’s Who Arbitration – Future Leaders 2019. The publication, which is based upon an independent survey of general counsel and private practice lawyers worldwide, profiles the foremost practitioners in the arbitration community aged 45 and under and notes that “Alexander Marcopoulos gains widespread recognition from international peers who praise his ‘great strategic mind’ when handling complex disputes, particularly in the maritime and energy sectors.” Alexander was also featured in the 2018 edition, which notes that he “masters the art of simplifying complex facts.”

Alexander is also listed as a “Rising Star” in the field of commercial arbitration in Euromoney’s LMG Rising Stars expert guide (2017-19).

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