Matthew Coleman

Partner, Steptoe & Johnson


Matthew Coleman is a Partner at Steptoe. He specialises in international arbitration, litigation and public international law. He is the Chair of Steptoe's Investment Treaty Arbitration Practice. Many of Matthew's cases involve concurrent proceedings before tribunals and courts, and have been in favor of, or against, international companies, State agencies and States. He has acted as lead counsel on investment treaty and commercial arbitrations in the leading arbitration forums. Matthew has also appeared as counsel in the Courts of England. Matthew's public international law practice has a particular focus on acting as lead counsel in investment disputes between States and foreign investors (ISDS), including at ICSID.