Nathan Searle

Nathan Searle


Nathan Searle is a partner in Hogan Lovells's international arbitration group, acting for large multinationals in complex and high-value international arbitrations and cross-border disputes. He has extensive experience in African related disputes and coordinates the firm's disputes practice in the region. Nathan also has experience in other emerging markets including Asia, India, Russia, and the CIS.


Nathan is appointed to the LCIA African Users Council as councillor, a co-chair of the LCIA's Young International Arbitration Group (YIAG), and is a member of the Advisory Board for the Association of Young Arbitrators (AYA).


Nathan has higher rights of audience in the English courts and regularly appears as an advocate in international arbitrations. He also advises clients on risk management and strategies to avoid or resolve disputes at an early stage.


Articles and Video:

Halliburton v Chubb: UK Supreme Court Clarifies Position on Arbitrators’ Duties of Impartiality and Disclosure in London-seated Arbitrations (01/07/21)
In Halliburton Company v Chubb Bermuda Insurance Ltd, the UK Supreme Court dismissed Halliburton’s appeal regarding its application to remove an arbitrator for apparent bias on the facts and emphasised the importance of arbitrator impartiality in London-seated arbitrations.