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Sairish Tahir practices commercial litigation and arbitration involving a variety of contentious matters, with a focus on resolving complex high-value disputes for multinational institutions and high net worth individuals, often entailing a multijurisdictional dimension.

Sairish's recent experience spans an array of industry sectors. She has advised a German hotel operator in four related London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA) claims against a prominent international hotel group regarding the interpretation of franchise agreements for the development and operation of hotels; represented an international state-owned oil company in an LCIA arbitration claim against another oil company relating to an alleged breach of contract; advised a prominent global technology provider on avenues of documentary disclosure against a global bank in relation to ongoing fraud investigations; and advised shareholders in a complex beneficial ownership fund dispute spanning several jurisdictions, including Hong Kong, the Cayman Islands, and England & Wales.


  • Koch Agronomic & Energy Solutions acquires 50% stake in Jorf Fertilizers Company III from OCPJones Day advised Koch Agronomic & Energy Solutions, LLC (KAES), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Koch Industries, Inc., in its 50/50 joint venture with OCP S.A.
  • UK listed company conducts multijurisdictional investigation into allegations of bribery and tax evasionJones Day conducts internal investigation for a publicly listed company in relation to potential Bribery Act 2010 and Proceeds of Crime Act 2002 offences alleged to have been perpetrated by employees of foreign subsidiary.
  • Meyer Bergman partners with CC Land on WhiteleysJones Day advised Meyer Bergman in its £400 million investment along with CC Land in the redevelopment of the Whiteleys shopping center in Queensway, W2.