Gleb Gadalov is an associate in RGD’s Dispute Resolution Practice. Gleb specialises in international arbitration and litigation, and English law matters. He has extensive experience acting for states, governments, and state-owned enterprises in complex, multi-jurisdictional projects under both civil and common law.
Prior to joining RGD, Gleb worked at the London office of the D.C.-based international law firm Arnold & Porter, where he focused on high-profile and politically sensitive dispute between sovereigns and foreign investors, and public international law matters.
Gleb also has experience of legislative work and interned at the Russian Ministry of Justice.
Primary Practice Focus: Dispute Resolution, English Law
Secondary Practice Focus: International Litigation, International Commercial Arbitration, Investment Treaty Arbitration
Industry Sectors: Industry & Transportation, Energy & Natural Resources
Languages: Russian, English, German
Representing a CIS state in five multi-billion-dollar UNCITRAL arbitrations and parallel bankruptcy litigation in the Southern District of New York commenced by a foreign investor in connection with a dispute over one of the world’s largest gold mines
Representing a Middle Eastern state in ICSID arbitration over seizure of foreign assets in connection with an attempted coup d’état and terrorism allegations
Representing an Eastern European state in ICSID arbitration over regulatory measures in the energy sector
Representing a CIS government and state-owned enterprise in negotiations and complex deal for settlement of claims with a foreign investor under English, Canadian, and New York law
Representing a state-owned enterprise in high-value claim for damages under supply contract in the High Court of Justice of England and Wales, and its settlement
Advising a state in respect of potential disputes with one of the world’s largest oil companies
Magister Juris (BCL), English law & dispute settlement, Oxford University, 2021
LLM, investment law & arbitration, King’s College London, 2020
LLB, international & comparative law, Siberian Federal University, 2019
Tax law & avoidance program, London School of Economics and Political Science, 2017