Noah Rubins

Noah Rubins

Partner Disputes, litigation and arbitration, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP


Noah heads the international arbitration practice group in Paris as well as our global CIS/Russia dispute resolution practice group.

A US- and English-qualified, Russian-speaking lawyer, he has represented clients in nearly 100 arbitrations under ICSID, ICSID additional facility, ICC, AAA, SCC, VIAC, LCIA, ICAC, and UNCITRAL rules, including some 30 investment treaty disputes.

He specialises in construction and energy disputes, particularly upstream, pursuant to contracts and under the auspices of bilateral investment treaties.

Noah has practiced law in New York, Washington, Houston and Istanbul, and has also served as arbitrator in over 40 cases under ICC, LCIA, SCC, ICSID, VIAC, ICAC and UNCITRAL rules.

He speaks English, French and Russian fluently, and has a working knowledge of Spanish and Hebrew.