Philip Haberman

Senior Partner

Philip Haberman

Senior Partner

Philip Haberman is one of the top accounting experts in international arbitration and UK litigation, having first given expert evidence more than 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 and valuations (of securities, companies, and projects) in a wide variety of industries and circumstances, located all over the world.  His experience in investment treaty disputes (under ICSID, ICC and UNCITRAL rules) includes acting for claimants and respondents, in cases involving Barbados, Croatia, Czech Republic, Egypt, Georgia, Pakistan, Poland, Romania, Turkey, Uzbekistan, 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, and a member of the Board of the LCIA.

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