Leonie Sellers

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Leonie Sellers Supervising Associate Simmons & Simmons

Leonie provides strategic advice on a variety of contentious and non-contentious matters, with a particular focus on energy and infrastructure. She has acted for and advised clients both domestically and internationally in various industries including developers, contractors, employers, media outlets and technology companies and has experience in assisting to advance and defend arbitration claims under the ICC, UNCITRAL, LCIA, DIFC-LCIA, ADCCAC and DIAC rules, as well conducting proceedings in the DIFC Courts and assisting local counsel in respect of locally-based court proceedings. Leonie also has particular experience in respect of enforcing arbitral awards in both the DIFC courts, and the UAE courts.

In addition to her experience with contentious matters, Leonie offers extensive advice in respect of non-contentious construction, infrastructure and energy related matters and is experienced in various standard forms of contracts including FIDIC and numerous bespoke EPC and government contracts.