AREA OF PRACTICE

International Disputes

Biography

Theodore Elton is an associate in the International Disputes group in Brown Rudnick’s London office.

He has experience in a wide range of commercial work, in both litigation and arbitration, and more generally.
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Representation

Representation

Acting for an insured in three related arbitrations on the Bermuda form

Acting in an LCIA arbitration relating to the oil and gas sector in Equatorial Guinea

Acting in an ICC arbitration relating to the oil and gas sector in Nigeria

Acting in an ICC arbitration involving two middle Eastern companies in a dispute concerning a restaurant franchise

Acting in a Swiss seat ICC arbitration relating to the Saudi Arabian banking sector.

Acting in an ad hoc London seat insurance arbitration between a Turkish party and a Danish party.

Defending a Cypriot company in a claim relating to the repayment of a loan agreement.

Enforcement of an ICC Award under section 103 of the Arbitration Act, where the Award debtor is resisting enforcement.

Acting in a defamation claim by an A-list actor against a UK tabloid.

Advising on various extradition/asylum matters.

Advising on a number of related defamation matters concerning allegations against an A-list actor.

Advising in relation to claims against a high street bank concerning the mis-selling of financial products

Education

BPTC, The City Law School, 2015
GDL, The City Law School, 2014
Magdalene College, University of Cambridge – MPhil, 2013
Magdalene College, University of Cambridge – B.A., Hons. (1st Class), Theology, 2012 (M.A. 2015)

Bar Admissions

Called to the Bar of England and Wales, 2015