Jeffery Commission is a Director of Burford’s underwriting and investment arm, based in Washington, DC. Mr. Commission has more than 15 years of experience representing claimants in investment treaty disputes and international commercial arbitrations under ICSID, ICSID Additional Facility, ICC, LCIA and UNCITRAL rules. He was previously Senior Counsel at Vannin Capital and practiced in the International Arbitration Group at Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer in London, New York and Washington, DC. Mr. Commission is co-author of Procedural Issues in International Investment Arbitration (Oxford University Press, 2018) and the forthcoming Third Party Funding in International Arbitration: Law and Practice (Oxford University Press, 2019). Mr. Commission graduated from McGill University’s Faculty of Law with degrees in common law and civil law and earned a Master of Laws degree in international dispute settlement from University College London.