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Yasmine Lahlou

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Yasmine Lahlou, who speaks fluently English, French and Italian, has 15 years of experience of international arbitration and litigation. Initially trained in Paris and admitted in New York and Paris, Yasmine is experienced in civil and common law systems. Yasmine has represented clients in arbitration proceedings conducted under the ICC, ICDR, LCIA, UNCITRAL and ad hoc rules, related to energy-related construction disputes, post M&A disputes, supply agreements, etc. She has acted as a sole and co-arbitrator in ICC and Stockholm Chamber of Commerce (SCC) arbitrations.


Latin America: International firms

International arbitration

Within: Next Generation Partners

Yasmine Lahlou - Chaffetz Lindsey LLP

Within: International arbitration

David Lindsey and James Hosking jointly head the ten-partner team at dispute resolution boutique Chaffetz Lindsey LLP which boasts particular experience in commercial arbitration. The firm also handles investor-state disputes, acting for both sovereign states and corporate companies. In recent highlights, Hosking defended a mining company in an indemnification claim arising from the sale of assets, and advised the Costa Rican subsidiary of a multinational energy company in an ICC arbitration relating to an EPC contract. The 'diligent and analytical' Aníbal Sabater is handling a steady flow of construction disputes and is representing Albacora in a claim against Ecuador for arbitrary taxation measures imposed within a free trade zone, while Lindsey and Yasmine Lahlou are handling an UNCITRAL arbitration arising out of a joint operating agreement related to an offshore oil field in Brazil.

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United States: Dispute resolution

International arbitration

Within: Next Generation Partners

Yasmine Lahlou - Chaffetz Lindsey LLP

Within: International arbitration

Chaffetz Lindsey LLP's New York-based arbitration team is 'building a stellar reputation' across commercial and investment disputes. Jointly led by David Lindsey and James Hosking (who is noted for 'providing first-class strategic and practical advice') the 30-person team includes litigation and arbitration lawyers with experience practicing at many of the world's largest law firms. Though the firm's work spans the globe, it is particularly well positioned to handle arbitration involving Latin American participants. A key figure in that space is Aníbal Sabater, who has expertise in arbitration across a number of industry sectors and spearheads the practice group's Spanish language offering. Sabater is currently acting for an investment house in parallel ICC proceedings against multiple South American entities. Also recommended is Yasmine Lahlou, 'an excellent lawyer', who, alongside firm co-founder Peter Chaffetz, represented Società Esecuzione Lavori Idraulici and a related company in ICC arbitration concerning the termination of a subcontract for works at a hydroelectric power plant in Guatemala. Gretta Walters and Erin Valentine were made counsels in the team.

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