Floriane Lavaud is a senior associate in the firm’s international dispute resolution group and litigation department based in New York. Her practice focuses on international investment and commercial arbitration and enforcement-related litigation, in particular, in the energy and mining sectors.
Ms Lavaud represents clients in arbitrations conducted under the auspices of the main arbitration institutions and in related court proceedings. She has advised clients in a variety of jurisdictions on issues of civil and common law, public international law, treaty and contract interpretation, and maritime boundary. Her expertise also includes the assessment of damages and the enforcement of arbitration awards, especially under the Foreign Sovereign Immunities Act and other similar legislation.
Ms Lavaud regularly speaks and publishes on international arbitration. She is admitted to the New York and Paris Bars, in addition to being a solicitor in England and Wales.