Clayton Utz furthers arbitration goals with hire

Australian firm Clayton Utz has scored a leading international arbitration academic as a consultant to the firm’s growing practice. Professor Michael Pryles is currently on the panel of arbitrators of the World Bank, a commissioner with the UN Compensation Commission and president of the Australian Centre for International Commercial Arbitration. The appointment comes at the same time that Clayton Utz has joined forces with other Australian firms to boost the profile of Sydney as an international centre for arbitration.