Helene Gogadze is a senior associate in the Washington, DC office of Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP and is a member of the firm’s litigation department and the international arbitration practice group.
Ms Gogadze’s practice focuses on international commercial and investment arbitration, general commercial litigation, and international trade and investment. She advises and represents clients in a wide variety of matters, including disputes involving state governments and state-owned entities, actions before national courts in relation to arbitration proceedings, and has experience in the oil and gas, energy, real estate, construction, and aerospace and defence industries, among others.
Ms Gogadze has also served as an arbitrator.
Ms Gogadze is a lecturer at the International Law Institute, where she teaches courses and conducts training on international arbitration as part of the Institute’s various programmes for government officials, investors and lawyers. She also speaks at international arbitration conferences and regularly publishes articles on a variety of international investment and commercial arbitration issues. Ms Gogadze was an adjunct professor of law at the Catholic University of America, Columbus School of Law, where she taught international arbitration courses.
Ms Gogadze received her JD, summa cum laude, from the Catholic University of America, Columbus School of Law, her MA from Miami University, Oxford, Ohio, and her BA and Law Diploma from Iv. Javakhishvili State University, Tbilisi, Georgia.
Ms Gogadze is admitted to practise in the District of Columbia and New York. She is a member of the roster of arbitrators at American Arbitration Association, International Centre for Dispute Resolution, and Georgian International Arbitration Centre.