Annabel Maltby

Annabel Maltby

Senior Associate

Email annabel.maltby@​

Phone +44 20 7296 5544

Fax +44 20 7296 2001

Practice groupLitigation, Arbitration, and Employment

As Senior Associate in our international arbitration group, Annabel advises international clients from a wide range of jurisdictions on arbitrations conducted under the major rules (LCIA, ICC and UNCITRAL), as well as ad hoc arbitrations.  She is experienced in all stages of the arbitration process as well as arbitration related litigation, including challenges to arbitral awards in the English courts.  Annabel enjoys advising on disputes encompassing a broad range of industries including the energy, banking, food and beverage, retail and aviation sectors.  Annabel is admitted as a solicitor-advocate with full rights of audience for civil matters at all levels of the English Courts.  In 2010 she spent six months working in the dispute resolution group of the Hong Kong office of Hogan Lovells.

Education and admissions


LPC, BPP University Law School, 2008

GDL, BPP University Law School, 2007

History BA (Hons), University of Warwick, (Hons), 2006


Arbitral Women

ICC Young Arbitrators Forum (YAF)

Young International Arbitration Group (YIAG)

Representative experience

Representing a major international automotive company in an ICC arbitration against another international automotive company in relation to a dispute concerning a breach of contract.

Representing U.S. and UK Claimants in five related LCIA arbitrations arising out of disputes with their Greek and Cypriot franchisees.

Acting for joint Claimants in a LCIA arbitration arising out of a Repurchase Agreement.

Acting for joint claimants against a multinational energy company in the damages phase of two LCIA arbitrations.

Advising a Panamanian entity in a dispute arising under a shareholders agreement in respect of companies that own various assets in the Ukraine.

Advising the claimants in an ICC arbitration in relation to breaches of warranties in a SPA.

Advising the Respondents in English Court proceedings relating to the challenge of an arbitration award pursuant to ss.67 and 68 of the Arbitration Act.

Providing pre-arbitration advice in respect of a potential dispute arising out of a petroleum concession agreement.

Representing a major international drinks company in an ICC arbitration against another international drinks company in relation to a Kenyan JV dispute.

Representing a Middle East energy company in an ad hoc arbitration relating to a long term gas supply contract against a national oil company.

Representing the Respondent in a UNCITRAL arbitration arising out of a JV agreement in respect of various retail assets located in Central and Eastern Europe.

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