Kirby represents clients in a wide variety of sectors – such as construction and engineering, natural resources, hospitality, pharmaceuticals and telecommunications – and acts in a broad range of commercial disputes, including those concerning defective design and delay, sales of goods, hotel management, licensing, mergers and acquisitions and shareholder agreements.


Kirby handles both ad hoc and institutional arbitrations under all major arbitral rules, including those of the American Arbitration Association (AAA/ICDR), the ICC International Court of Arbitration, the London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA), the Singapore International Arbitration Centre (SIAC), the Arbitration Institute of the Stockholm Chamber of Commerce (SCC), the United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL) and the Swiss Rules of International Arbitration.


Kirby also provides early case assessments and expert opinions on international arbitration issues, and advises law firms seeking additional arbitration expertise for particular cases.

Kirby is a boutique practice specialized in international arbitration.