ASHURST - Key Persons


Adam Firth

Job Titles:
  • Partner
  • Partner Based in Sydney

Angela Summersby

Job Titles:
  • Partner
  • Principal
  • Partner Based in Canberra
Angela is a principal author of the Australian Government's Guide to Limiting Supplier Liability in ICT Contracts with Australian Government Agencies' editions 1 and 2, published by the Department of Innovation, Industry, Science and Research.

Anna Hermelin

Job Titles:
  • Managing Partner of Our Los Angeles
  • Partner Based in Los Angeles
Anna Hermelin is managing partner of our Los Angeles office and co-head of our projects, Americas practice

Anna-Marie Slot

Job Titles:
  • First Global ESG and Sustainability Partner
  • Global ESG Partner and Co - Head of Strategic Governance & Advisory Based in London
  • Sustainability Partner and Co - Head

Arne Fuchs

Job Titles:
  • Advisor
  • Partner
  • Fellow of the Malaysian Institute of Arbitrators
  • Partner Based in Frankfurt
Arne is a trusted advisor to corporate and sovereign clients in commercial law matters and complex disputes across industries and jurisdiction. He has vast experience with disputes revolving around large scale infrastructure and energy projects (conventional, nuclear and renewable), M&A transactions, metals & mining, as well as innovative product and industry transformation issues, including in the automotive, crypto, health, pharma & chemicals, and TMT sectors. He has experience with disputes under most major institutional rules (including ICC, LCIA, HKIAC, SCAI, SCC and DIS Rules), the ICSID Convention and UNCITRAL Rules as well as with pure ad hoc arbitration. Arne is a Fellow of the Malaysian Institute of Arbitrators (FMIArb). He is included on the list of arbitrators of the Japan Commercial Arbitration Association (JCAA), the Panel of Arbitrators of the Asian International Arbitration Centre (AIAC), the original pool of arbitrators and mediators at the Court of Arbitration for Art (CAfA) in The Hague, Netherlands as well as the Panel of Mediators of the Energy Community in Vienna, Austria.

Bree Miechel

Job Titles:
  • Partner
  • Partner Based in Sydney

Cameron Smith

Job Titles:
  • Partner
  • Partner Based in London

Christopher Georgiou

Job Titles:
  • Partner, Co - Head of Ashurst Advance / London

David Charlier

Job Titles:
  • Partner / Dubai

Denis Fosselard

Job Titles:
  • Partner / Brussels

Derk Opitz

Job Titles:
  • Partner / Frankfurt

Duncan Liddell

Job Titles:
  • Partner / London / Dublin

Elissa Speight

Job Titles:
  • Partner / Canberra

Euan Burrows

Job Titles:
  • Partner / London / Dublin

Gabrielle Forbes

Job Titles:
  • Partner / Brisbane

Lynn Jonas

Job Titles:
  • Director, Ashurst Service Central, Glasgow Office Co - Head / Glasgow

Matthew Wood

Job Titles:
  • Partner

Neil Cuninghame

Job Titles:
  • Partner / London / Dublin

Nigel Parr

Job Titles:
  • Partner / London / Dublin

Patrick Phua

Job Titles:
  • Partner

Steven Vaz

Job Titles:
  • Partner / London / Dublin

Wes Strickland

Job Titles:
  • Partner

Yann Alix

Job Titles:
  • Partner / London