Three Crowns partners Constantine Partasides KC, Manish Aggarwal, and Ilija Mitrev Penushliski have been recognised as “Global Elite Thought Leaders” for arbitration in the latest edition of the Who’s Who Legal Thought Leaders: Global Elite guide.
In this guide, Who’s Who Legal highlights practitioners who are at the “peak of their profession”, owing to their “vast expertise and experience advising on some of the world’s most significant and cutting-edge legal matters”. The individuals selected for inclusion have obtained the highest number of nominations from peers, corporate counsel, and other market sources from this research cycle.
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Constantine, a founding partner of the firm based in our London office, is recognised internationally in all major directories and publications at the top of the arbitration market. Chambers UK list him as a “Star Individual” in International Arbitration—one of only two lawyers with this ranking, he was named in the “Hall of Fame” for International Arbitration in The Legal 500 UK, and has been ranked as one of the “Top 20” individuals in the world of commercial arbitration every year since 2011 by Who’s Who Legal.
Constantine is a Member of the ICCA Governing Board and a Director of the LCIA Board.
Constantine is a solicitor-advocate (Higher Courts Civil) and was appointed King’s Counsel in 2014. He was educated at King’s College, London, and Cambridge University.
ABOUT MANISH AGGARWAL
Manish, a partner in the London office, is a dual-qualified English solicitor and Indian advocate. He has extensive experience of representing clients in both commercial and investment treaty arbitrations across a broad range of sectors and in arbitration-related court litigation. Manish is a Co-Chair of the LCIA’s Young International Arbitration Group and is consistently ranked as a leading practitioner in arbitration and public international law by major legal directories.
ABOUT ILIJA MITREV PENUSHLISKI
Ilija is a partner in the Paris office. Ilija has represented clients in international arbitrations conducted under all major arbitration rules. His practice focuses on complex investment and commercial arbitrations, particularly in the energy sector. He has extensive experience with proceedings for the annulment and enforcement of arbitral awards in numerous jurisdictions.
Ilija has also advised clients in relation to the renegotiation of bilateral investment treaties and on public international law issues.
Ilija is featured in Who’s Who Legal 2020, 2021, 2022, and 2023 – Arbitration as a Future Leader, which hails him as “one of the most outstanding legal minds of his generation”, someone who “knows the cases inside out”, and a “truly remarkable’ arbitration lawyer who has an impressive ability to manage very complex cases and to develop strategy”. One client notes “I was most impressed with the depth of Mr Mitrev Penusliski’s knowledge across various areas of public international law”.« Back