PCB Litigation is delighted to welcome Uliana Cooke as a partner, who joined the firm on 15 February 2021. Uliana brings expertise in international arbitration having represented clients in a variety of both international commercial and investment arbitration matters.
She has acted as counsel in arbitrations under major arbitration rules, including ICSID, UNCITRAL, LCIA, ICC and SIAC Rules, as well as in ad hoc arbitrations emanating from the CIS region, Africa, Asia and Middle East. She has also advised Governments on public international law issues and has been involved in drafting bilateral investment treaties. Uliana is a dual-qualified lawyer, qualified both in England and Russia, and has worked for global law firms in Moscow and London prior to joining PCB Litigation.
PCB Litigation’s Joint Senior Partner, Trevor Mascarenhas, said: “We are very pleased that Uliana has chosen to join PCB, as part of our ambitious plans to strengthen PCB’s dispute resolution offering. Her experience in international arbitration complements our skills in enforcement of awards and injunctive relief.”
Uliana commented: “I am delighted to have joined the partnership as part of the firm’s exciting growth plans and am looking forward to developing the international arbitration practice. It is a tremendous privilege to be working alongside forward-thinking and like-minded individuals.”