Amal Bouchenaki practises international arbitration in the New York office of Herbert Smith Freehills. She acts as counsel in complex international treaty and contract-based arbitrations conducted under a variety of the major arbitration rules in multiple arbitral seats, including Paris, New York, London, Hong Kong, Vienna and Cairo.
Trained in both the civil law and common law systems, Amal has handled disputes involving an array of complex procedural and substantive issues and industry sectors, including technology, telecommunications and energy-related disputes. In addition to appearing before international arbitral tribunals, she litigates international arbitration matters before national courts and manages complex multi-jurisdictional disputes. Amal also has experience in the mediation of international disputes.
Amal speaks and publishes in English, French and Spanish on issues of international law and international arbitration. Amal’s working languages are English, French, Spanish and Arabic. Amal is a national of Algeria and France and is qualified as a French avocat and a California attorney.