Guido Straub

Senior Associate

Guido specialises in international arbitration and commercial litigation.

He has represented and advised clients in complex multi-jurisdictional disputes under various institutional rules (including the ICC and the NAI), and in challenge and enforcement proceedings in multiple jurisdictions. He also regularly acts as counsel before the Dutch courts (including the Netherlands Commercial Court) in post-M&A disputes and commercial litigation. Guido receives excellent feedback from clients. "Guido Straub stands out as associate. He has a sharp legal mind and drafts excellent submissions" (Legal 500 2023 Dispute Resolution: Arbitration).
Guido has also worked in the Corporate practice group, where he gained experience in M&A transactions. In 2019, he was seconded to ING for a period of four months. Guido joined the firm in 2016, after graduating from the University of Amsterdam in corporate and commercial law.


A&O Shearman was formed on May 1, 2024 by the combination of Shearman & Sterling LLP and Allen & Overy LLP and their respective affiliates (the legacy firms). Any matters referred to above may include matters undertaken by one or more of the legacy firms rather than A&O Shearman.