Carey Galyna


Born in 1979

Citizenship: British


GDL and LPC at BPP Law School London

LLM Human Rights at Birkbeck University, London

Title, scientific degree, academic or other status: Master of laws


  • English
  • Ukrainian
  • Russian


Energy and natural resources, financial services, technology.

Professional experience:

The London Court of International Arbitration, International Chamber of Commerce Arbitration, London Metal Exchange Arbitration

Arbitration experience

Acted on behalf of the Russian Respondent in a $100 million dispute regarding
breach of the shareholders agreement brought before the London Court of
International Arbitration (LCIA)

Represented the Russian Claimant in a £20 million claim for breach of contact
(LCIA arbitration).

Successfully represented a Belgian client in resisting a jurisdiction challenge and
winning on merits in a London Metal Exchange (LME) arbitration. The dispute
related to the sale of zinc ingots to a Saudi Arabian counterparty raised complex
issues as to conditions precedent, letters of credit, and hedging losses.

Successfully represented a telecom company against another telecom company
in an arbitration matter before the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) for
breach of contract. The arbitration award was then enforced in England by an
application to the Commercial Court.

Current place of employment - Associate at Fieldfisher LLP

Membership in other professional associations:

Arbitral Woman London

British Ukrainian Law Association (member of the board)

Members of the Association can be an individual with a law degree, is a specialist in international commercial arbitration or have a professional interest in international commercial arbitration and share the goals and objectives of the Association. Read more