Audley Sheppard QC is widely respected for his long-standing experience in the arena of international arbitration, and particularly for his expertise in disputes concerning infrastructure, energy and trade. Sheppard, who took silk last year, represents clients in disputes arising around the world, especially in Eurasia and Africa. He is also held in high regard for investment arbitration work. One impressed client comments: "He is one of the best lawyers in arbitration, from a professional point of view and a human point of view. He's a great guy and very friendly to the client."