Andrew Mackenzie is a partner in Baker McKenzie Habib Al Mulla's Arbitration practice, based in Dubai. He is a solicitor advocate and arbitration law specialist. He works extensively across the Middle East, Africa and Asia, acting for governments and international corporations on complex commercial disputes under a variety of civil and common law systems.
Andrew is listed in MENA Insurance Review's Power 50 for 2016, is recommended for dispute resolution in Legal 500 and Chambers Global and is listed in Who’s Who Legal as one of the world’s leading construction lawyers.
Andrew has a commercial focus and is particularly adept at partnering with his clients and understanding their business. Clients state that he “impresses with his command of potential issues” and he has "relentless tenacity and absolute client focus" (Chambers Global).
Andrew handles construction, engineering and energy disputes and advises clients on insurance litigation, including professional negligence, as well as construction all risk and coverage disputes, particularly in mega infrastructure projects.
Andrew has tried cases in all of the major arbitration forums including ICSID, ICC, LCIA, SIAC, UNCITRAL and DIAC. He also holds full rights of audience before the DIFC Courts, sits as an arbitrator and has written and presented at numerous international conferences on arbitration and dispute resolution.
Andrew Mackenzie can be reached at Andrew.Mackenzie@bakermckenzie.com and + 971 4 423 0068.