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About Us

We are the only dedicated public international law firm in the world. Our work positively impacts upon millions of people across the globe: it redraws international borders, settles conflicts and resolves billion dollar disputes. We have one of the largest dedicated international disputes resolution teams in the world. We are absolute specialists.

Our clients choose us to handle their most complex bet-the-company and bet-the-country issues. Governments, international institutions and multi-national corporations trust us to represent them around the world in the highest courts of international law.

We act for States, international organisations and private entities in contentious and non-contentious matters. Our work touches every continent and region of the world.

For more than two decades, our partners have been recognised as leaders in their field and our award-winning team is ranked in the top tier by all global legal directories.

Volterra Fietta brings together the best minds and most experienced professionals working in the field of public international law today. The practice was started by Robert Volterra over 20 years ago. Since the firm formed in 2011, it has quickly become the leading public international law practice in the world.

Recent Accolades

ACQ Law Awards 2016 – Volterra Fietta won “UK Public Law Firm of the Year”, “International Public Law Firm of the Year”, “UK International Commercial Arbitration Law Firm of the Year” and Robert Volterra won “International Gamechanger of the Year (Public Law)”.

M&A Today Global Awards 2016 Volterra Fietta named “Firm of the Year – Arbitration – England”.

2016 Corporate Intl Magazine Global Awards Volterra Fietta named “Public International Law – Law Firm of the Year in England”.

Latest

10 February 2016

Robert Volterra will be co-chairing a workshop on Issues in Libya for Foreign Investors to the Turkish Contractors Association in Ankara.

25 January 2016

The University of Oxford Faculty of Law and Volterra Fietta are pleased to announce the advent of the ‘Volterra Fietta Prize for International Dispute Settlement’.  The prize will be awarded annually to the graduate student with the highest marks in the Faculty’s International Dispute Settlement course in Oxford’s BCL/MJur programme.  The prize reflects Volterra Fietta’s global leadership in the field of litigation and arbitration before international courts and tribunals.

1-2 December 2015

The London International Boundary Conference 2015. Hosted by King’s College London (Department of Geography), Volterra Fietta, Marbdy Consulting Ltd and Maritime Zone Solutions Ltd. The event was held at The Royal Geographical Society, 1 Kensington Gore, London SW7 2AR. Conference details can be found here.

In the news

Commercial Dispute Resolution

23 October 2015.  Commercial Dispute Resolution published an article on Volterra Fietta’s hire of Suzanne Spears as Counsel. Please click here for the article.

The Law Society Gazette

21 October 2015.  The Law Society Gazette published an article on Volterra Fietta’s hire of Suzanne Spears as Counsel. Please click here for the article.

Commercial Dispute Resolution

7 October 2015.  Commercial Dispute Resolution (CDR) published an article on Volterra Fietta’s promotion of Giorgio Francesco Mandelli to partner. Click here for the article.

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