Chris Caufield

Chris Caufield

Chris Caufield

Partner at Baker Botts (UK) LLP | United Kingdom (UK)

Chris is a partner in Baker Botts’ Litigation Practice Group based in the London office. His experience covers a wide range of high-value contentious work in both arbitration and the English courts. His cases frequently involve a cross-border element and Chris also provides high-level tactical advice and support in relation to domestic litigation in overseas jurisdictions. In recent years Chris has acted as successful lead counsel in a $3 billion LCIA arbitration, represented the successful Claimant in the much reported English High Court case of Marathon Oil U.K. LLC v Centrica Resources Ltd and others [2018] and acted for PA Consulting Services Limited in its high profile dispute with the Secretary of State for the Department of Trade and Industry, which settled on favourable terms. Chris has also conducted numerous mediations and is a Centre for Effective Dispute Resolution (CEDR) accredited mediator