CHRISTOPHER LILLYWHITE

Christopher is a commercial litigation and international arbitration partner at Velitor Law. He specialises in complex, high-value international disputes and has advised clients across a broad range of sectors, including financial services, metallurgy and mining, renewable energy and industrial manufacturing. He has particular expertise in shareholder disputes, claims involving directors’ duties and civil fraud.

As a litigator, he has experience at all levels of the English courts and he has appeared in both commercial and investment arbitrations (including as advocate) conducted under a variety of different arbitral rules including the LCIA, ICC and ICSID Rules. 

Prior to joining Velitor Law, Christopher trained at Herbert Smith where he qualified into the firm’s litigation department, before practising in the litigation and arbitration team at Skadden.