Aoife is a Partner in our Dispute Resolution department. She has broad commercial disputes experience representing companies, directors, high net worth individuals, and insolvency practitioners in a range of domestic and cross-border cases. 

    Aoife has extensive experience representing clients in international arbitrations under the rules of most of the major arbitral institutions, including the London Court of International Arbitration, the International Chamber of Commerce, the London Maritime Arbitrators Association, and the Singapore International Arbitration Centre. She has also represented numerous clients in litigation proceedings in the High Court in London, taking matters from the pre-action stages through to trial and enforcement. Aoife works hard to ensure that she obtains the right results for her clients, be it through litigation, arbitration, mediation, or negotiated settlement.

    Aoife also has experience of acting for domestic and overseas companies in follow on competition claims both in the High Court in London and the Competition Appeals Tribunal.

    • 2019 - Present | Seddons, Partner
    • 2016 - 2019 | Hausfeld, Counsel
    • 2015 - 2016 | Bracewell, Senior Associate
    • 2014 - 2015 | Consensus Business Group, In-House Litigation Lawyer
    • 2011 - 2013 | Fried Frank, Associate Solicitor
    • 2010 - 2011 | UBS Investment Bank, Director and Solicitor
    • 2006 - 2010 | Stephenson Harwood, Associate Solicitor
    • 2004 - 2006 | K&L Gates, Trainee Solicitor

    Firmwide awards

    • British Italian Lawyers Association
    • Chambers 2019
    • Indian Council of Arbitration
    • Legal 500 2019
    • Solicitors for the Elderly
    • Super Lawyers
    • Times Best Law Firm 2020
    • UK Lawyer Top 200 - Listed Firm 2019
    • Who's Who Legal

    Recent articles by Aoife

    Dispute Resolution Clauses

    Recent case law reminds us that commercial parties should think carefully about dispute resolution provisions at the drafting stage.

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