Ram Mashru is an associate in the London office of Latham & Watkins, and a member of the firm’s Litigation & Trial Department.

Mr. Mashru has represented clients in commercial and investment treaty arbitrations, and has experience of proceedings conducted under all major arbitral rules including ICSID, ICC, UNCITRAL, LCIA, and DIFC-LCIA.

Mr. Mashru advises clients in a range of industries and sectors – including energy, infrastructure, and utilities – and has also acted on behalf of States and State-owned entities.

He has also represented clients in litigation proceedings in the UK and DIFC courts, at both the trial and appellate levels.

Mr. Mashru’s diverse range of cases have involved disputes across Europe, the Middle East, South Asia, and Southeast Asia.

Alongside his practice, Mr. Mashru has worked on a number of pro bono matters including advising at legal clinics and producing substantive research on public international law and international human rights issues.

Prior to joining Latham & Watkins, Mr. Mashru practiced at a specialist disputes firm in London. Before this, he trained at a Magic Circle firm in London, where he completed a six-month secondment to the firm’s dispute resolution group in Dubai.

Bar Qualification

  • England and Wales (Solicitor)


  • Legal Practice Course (Accelerated), BPP Law School, 2017
  • MSc, Area Studies, Linacre College, University of Oxford, 2013
  • MA, Law, Queens' College, University of Cambridge, 2011