• Biography

    Andreas Dracoulis is a partner and disputes lawyer helping clients resolve problems in the energy, shipping and construction sectors. Andreas mostly advises on complex international projects ranging between the construction of offshore units and ships, upstream exploration and production and major infrastructure works. He has represented clients in international arbitrations conducted under many of the commonly used rules and in the English courts. He regularly acts for owners, contractors, shipyards, oilfield services providers and other energy companies.

    Andreas is a recommended lawyer in the 2019 edition of The Legal 500, Legalease, which reports that Andreas is a "key name" in international arbitration and is "building an excellent reputation for careful case management” in shipping.

    In addition to his degree in law, Andreas also holds a postgraduate master’s degree in construction law and dispute resolution from King's College, London. Andreas regularly writes and lectures on industry specific and international arbitration related topics including most recently at the Offshore Decommissioning Conference 2018. He is also a co-author of the chapter on Offshore Vessel Construction Disputes within Global Arbitration Review’s Guide to Energy Arbitrations (Third Edition).

  • Education and Clerkships

    • LL.B., University of Newcastle-upon-Tyne, with honors
    • M.Sc., Construction Law and Dispute Resolution, King's College London
  • Admissions

    • England and Wales, 2004