SethCumming

Associate

London + 44.20.7039.5248

Seth Cumming is a barrister with a decade of experience counseling clients in international commercial arbitration, investor-state arbitration, and commercial litigation.

Seth acts on behalf of and has advised sovereign states, state-owned entities, regulators, major banks, and private investors. A highly skilled and accomplished litigator, he has extensive experience as an advocate before arbitration tribunals (including ICC, ICSID, LCIA, and UNCITRAL) and before the Courts of England and Wales (including the High Court and Court of Appeal). Seth has particular experience in claims involving banking and finance, civil fraud, energy, mining, and shareholder and joint venture disputes.

Prior to joining Jones Day in 2021, Seth practiced for several years at a leading commercial set of barristers' chambers in London. He has also worked as a senior associate at one of the preeminent litigation firms in the United Kingdom, where he acted in many major investor-state and commercial arbitrations.