Charlotte Mullis is an associate in the Litigation Practice Group in the London office of Haynes Boone.
Her practice focuses on arbitration and litigation in the shipping, offshore oil and gas and energy industries.
Charlotte joined Haynes and Boone in 2022, having trained and qualified at a Magic Circle law firm. Prior to joining the firm she represented clients in a variety of practice areas including, litigation, arbitration, banking and asset finance, including a secondment to a human rights charity.
Dispute resolution clauses in a contract provide the parties with an agreed approach to resolve any disputes that arise under the contract. We often find that during contract negotiation, parties adopt the laws and forum that they are familiar with and/or do not seek to negotiate this clause as they hope that they will not have to refer to it. Unfortunately, differences and disputes do arise and [...]