Courtney is a construction and engineering disputes specialist who has worked in Dubai since 2008. She is experienced in advising on complex technical disputes and has acted on several large arbitrations concerning high-profile projects in the Middle East. She has extensive experience of domestic and international arbitration rules and UAE Court proceedings. She advises and represents developers and major local and international contractors and subcontractors.
Where arbitration is the only option Courtney is able to steer clients through the rules and procedures for domestic and international arbitrations of all the major arbitration institutions. Courtney also has experience of ad hoc (i.e. non-institutional) arbitrations.
Ranked as a Notable Practitioner in the Construction Disputes section of Chambers Global Guide 2017 Courtney Rothery is "a rising star who has spent several years building up her UAE profile. She often advises both local and domestic contractors and subcontractors on construction and engineering disputes".
Ranked as an 'Associate to watch' in the Construction Disputes section of Chambers Global, 2016. Courtney is described by sources as "fantastic to work with and an extremely hard worker." She is a construction disputes specialist who has experience working with contractors and subcontractors on a number of large arbitrations in the region.
"Courtney Rothery has 'a great capacity for complex situations' and is 'very professional in her approach'".
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Sources describe Courtney Rothery as "exceptionally hard-working, clients like her very much." Commentators add that she is "very diligent" and "has a good eye for detail." - Chambers and Partners.