Philip Haberman

Senior Partner, Accounting & Valuation Expert

Philip Haberman

Senior Partner, Accounting & Valuation Expert

Philip Haberman is one of the top accounting experts in international arbitration and UK litigation, having first given expert evidence 25 years ago. He has been actively involved in over 300 matters including commercial and contractual disputes, investment treaty disputes, transaction-related disputes, competition matters, disputes arising out of accounting and financial irregularities, and valuation disputes.

Philip has given oral evidence and been cross-examined on more than 60 occasions before tribunals including the UK Courts (High Court, Competition Appeal Tribunal, County Court), international arbitration (LCIA, ICC, ICSID, SIAC and ad hoc) and overseas. He has carried out expert determinations to resolve disputes, has advised clients in CEDR-led mediations, and is a successful mediator.

Philip has dealt with consequential loss claims in various industries, including electricity (generation and distribution), oil and gas, manufacturing, aerospace and defence, retail, insurance and reinsurance, hotels and leisure, investment business, automotive, and telecommunications.

He has given expert evidence in investment treaty disputes (under ICSID, ICC and UNCITRAL rules), acting for claimants (including cases against Czech Republic, Egypt, Poland, Turkey and Uzbekistan) and respondents (including Barbados, Croatia, Czech Republic, Georgia, Romania and Venezuela).

Philip has a degree in Mathematics from Cambridge University. He is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales, a Member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, a founder member of the Expert Witness Institute, a Professional Member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors, and a CEDR-accredited mediator. He is also a Trustee of the British Institute of International and Comparative Law.

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