Mark Sills has had extensive experience over the past twenty years in advising companies on foreign investment issues, including international arbitration clauses and related matters. He gained a first-hand appreciation of the many problems in these areas during his time practising law in the Russian Federation. Subsequently, he has provided advice to numerous clients, including major multinational corporations, on a number of highly sensitive matters involving attempts by foreign government to expropriate assets of foreign investors In Latin America and Africa.
Sills Egsgard LLP lawyers can work closely with in-house counsel in crafting appropriate strategies to deal with adverse foreign government measures affecting their investments up to and including international arbitration.
Related Firm Publications:
Sills Egsgard LLP E-Bulletin, "Canada Finally Ratifies ICSID Convention: Greater Protection for Canadian Investment Abroad"