Investment is essential for business and a key pillar of any economy. But for investment to take place, businesses need security. They need to know that their investments will enjoy the protection of a secure legal landscape, especially in international contexts.
International investments can run into a number of issues, including discrimination, undue process, transfer restrictions and expropriation. Their success or failure is highly dependent on an accurate evaluation of the respective opportunities and risks.
Vavrovsky Heine Marth supports you in evaluating said risks. With unparalleled business savvy and unwavering entrepreneurial thinking, our investment protection lawyers help you identify suitable targets. We serve as your gladiators in investment disputes, in and out of court. In the event of disputes arising from legal violations by a host state, our firm features an International Arbitration Practice composed of highly skilled experts with extensive experience in the international arbitration arena. Our investment protection lawyers have successfully led investor-state dispute settlement cases under the rules of the International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes of the World Bank (ICSID) and under the UNCITRAL Arbitration Rules.