Mahnaz Malik - Arbitrator, Counsel, Expert

Twenty Essex

Nationality: British
Country of Residence: United Kingdom

Description

Mahnaz has over 20 years of experience in representing governments and corporations in commercial and investment disputes including ICC, ICSID, LCIA and PCA administered arbitrations. Sector specialisms include mining, energy, infrastructure and steel projects. She is one of the youngest ever appointed to an ICSID Annulment Committee and the youngest woman. She speaks English (fluent), Urdu (fluent); Punjabi (fluent) and Hindi (oral conversational) and understands Commonwealth legal systems.

Languages Spoken

Language Level
Urdu Advanced
Punjabi Advanced
Hindi Intermediate
English Advanced

ICC Arbitration Experience

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

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

Have I sat as an arbitrator in cases where one party is not represented?: No

Legal Expertise

  • Common law
  • International law
  • Islamic law
  • Indian law

Other legal expertise: Pakistani Law, Indian Law, Other Commonwealth law systems

Other Experience

Specialities

  • Agency (representation)
  • Consortia
  • Construction
  • Distribution
  • Energy and Natural Resources
  • Finance and Banking
  • Investment
  • Joint Ventures
  • Technologies
  • Transport

Other specialisation: Joint Ventures, Shareholder disputes, Institutional lenders and State entities