International Investment Strategy and Protection

"This "unquestionably first-class team" is commended for its "deeply committed lawyers" who can "rise to any challenge to meet deadlines" and for undertaking work in "an experienced and thorough manner." Chambers (Construction) 2009

Clayton Utz's International Investment Strategy & Protection team can help you navigate the complex legal and commercial issues associated with foreign direct investment.

Our team can give you practical, commercial, integrated advice at every stage of your foreign investment. We help clients, wherever they invest, with innovative risk management advice on structuring investments and drafting contracts for complex cross-border transactions, as well as dispute resolution (including arbitration) and enforcement.

We offer:

  • an integrated, multidisciplinary team with extensive experience in complex cross-border transactions
  • a deep understanding of bilateral investment treaties, free trade agreements and other international investment and trade instruments, so you can have the most effective mechanism for risk management
  • internationally recognised arbitrators and dispute resolution practitioners for arbitral and ADR proceedings and successful dispute resolution.

"A definite leader... The firm is recognised for working closely with clients to achieve successful and commercial outcomes in relation to the often significant and complex transactions undertaken both home and globally." Chambers Global 2007

Who to Contact
Doug Jones

Doug Jones

Partner, Sydney.

Level 15, 1 Bligh Street Sydney NSW 2000, Australia



Telephone: +61 2 9353 4120

Fax: +61 2 8220 6700