Jacob Grierson - Arbitrator, Counsel


Nationality: British
Country of Residence: France


Jacob Grierson heads Asafo & Co.?s international arbitration practice and is based in the Firm?s Paris office. His practice is focused on representing clients in relation to a wide range of arbitrations, including disputes arising out of the oil and gas, mining, power, construction, telecom and pharmaceutical industries, among others. A graduate of Balliol College, Oxford University and the College of Europe in Bruges, and a qualified English barrister and French avocat, Mr Grierson has exte

Languages Spoken

Language Level
English Advanced
French Advanced
German Basic

ICC Arbitration Experience

The number of times I have acted for the ICC as:

Chair of Tribunal: 1 to 20
Sole Arbitrator: 1 to 20
Co Arbitrator: 1 to 20
Party's Counsel: 21 to 40
Secretary or Other: 0

Other Arbitration Experience

The number of times I have acted for other Institutions as:

Chair of Tribunal: 0
Sole Arbitrator: 0
Co Arbitrator: 0
Party's Counsel: 1 to 20
Secretary or Other: 0

Have I sat as an arbitrator in cases where one party is not represented?: Yes

Legal Expertise

  • Civil law
  • Common law
  • European law
  • International law

Other legal expertise: No

Other Experience

  • Mediation


  • Agency (representation)
  • Competition
  • Construction
  • Corporate law
  • Distribution
  • Employment
  • Energy and Natural Resources
  • Investment
  • Joint Ventures
  • Pharmaceutical
  • Purchases
  • Sales