Mark Stefanini is a partner in the London office of Mayer Brown’s Litigation & Dispute Resolution practice and a member of the International Arbitration group. He acts for clients in a wide range of substantial contractual and commercial claims frequently involving a multi-jurisdictional element.
Mark handles major disputes for clients in a variety of sectors including the energy, chemicals, financial services, technology, publishing, construction, shipping and automotive sectors. He regularly acts in disputes involving complex issues of contractual interpretation, misrepresentation and the existence or scope of tortious duties. He has particular experience in warranty claims, supply chain disputes, shareholder and JV disputes, competition related claims, breach of confidence claims and product liability and safety matters across a range of industries.
He is commercially focussed and is experienced in using mediation and a range of other alternative dispute resolution techniques to provide results for clients at the earliest opportunity. He has acted in substantial trials in the Commercial Court and Chancery Division as well as in relation to appeals (including in the Supreme Court). He is also experienced in acting for clients before a wide range of arbitral institutions (including the ICC, LMAA and LCIA). He regularly advises on dispute resolution agreements to be included in cross-border transactions, including transactions involving sovereign entities.
Mark joined Mayer Brown in 2004.