Wendy Miles is a specialist in international arbitration and dispute resolution with a focus on private and public international law. With over 25 years of experience, Wendy has advised on international law matters and conducted arbitrations across a range of sectors from energy and natural resources to construction, financial services and insurance.
In the field of climate change and finance, Wendy acts as global coordinating counsel to various major corporates in relation to climate change transition, disclosure, reporting, compliance and investment. She frequently advises investors and States in respect of climate related physical, transition and litigation risk. Wendy has particular expertise in climate change transition work past-Paris Agreement. She works closely with a number of States in relation to climate transition regulatory structures to mobilise finance and formulate climate investment policy. She also advises funders and fund membership organisations in transitional finance and collaborates with scientist members of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC). Since 2015, Wendy has been a regular attendee and panellist at the United Nation Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) Conferences of the Parties (COPs), advising States and representing private parties and the International Chamber of Commerce.
Wendy is also a representative of the Net Zero Lawyers Alliance, a coalition of professionals in the legal industry committed to accelerating transition to net zero emissions by 2050.