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Squire Patton Boggs
NEW YORK, NY 10112
United States
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Work Department

International Arbitration and International Dispute Resolution


Miriam Harwood is co-head of Squire Patton Boggs’ Investment Arbitration practice and a partner in the firm’s world-ranked International Dispute Resolution Practice Group.


Miriam Harwood is co-head of the firm’s Investment Arbitration practice and a partner in our world-ranked International Dispute Resolution Practice Group. Her work in international arbitration includes commercial disputes and investment treaty claims on behalf of foreign states, governmental agencies and private entities in a broad array of cases.

She has handled arbitrations under the authority of major international arbitral organizations, including the International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID), the International Court of Arbitration (ICC), and under the rules of the United Nations Commission on International Trade and Law (UNCITRAL).

In addition to her international arbitration work, Miriam has practiced commercial litigation in US courts, including matters involving contract disputes, bankruptcy, trademark and false advertising cases, international law and sovereign immunity, and enforcement of arbitral awards.


International Bar Association; American Society of International Law; Institute of Transnational Arbitration, Advisory Board; Law360 International Arbitration Editorial Advisory Board


Fordham University School of Law, J.D.; Barnard College/Columbia University, B.A., cum laude

Lawyer Rankings

United States > Dispute resolution > International arbitration

Squire Patton Boggs represents an enviable client base of sovereign states and state-owned entities in investment treaty arbitration proceedings; Miriam Harwood in New York has extensive experience in this space. Splitting time between New York and Washington DC, Stephen Anway serves as global co-chair of the firm’s dispute resolution group.