London Senior Associate Claire Morel de Westgaver has been selected for inclusion in the Who’s Who Legal International Arbitration Future Leaders list for the third consecutive year.
The 2019 edition features 320 partners and 264 non-partners from a range of jurisdictions and firms in Europe, the Americas and Asia-Pacific chosen for their exceptional counsel and arbitration work in complex international proceedings.
“Claire Morel de Westgaver at Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner has an astute legal mind and is highly sought after by clients for her strong knowledge of international arbitration law,” the publication noted.
Claire has been involved in proceedings conducted under the rules of the LCIA, ICC, AAA/ICDR, SCC, UNCITRAL and CEPANI involving the laws of England & Wales, New York, Texas, France, Sweden, Belgium, Qatar, Pakistan, Romania, Saint Lucia and Cyprus.
She has particular experience of disputes relating to shareholder agreements and corporate transactions, licenses and distribution agreements, sale and service agreements as well as disputes comprising multiple sets of proceedings. Her practice covers industries such as IT, Engineering, IP, Cybersecurity, Media, Hospitality, Energy, Defence and Commodities.
Claire regularly writes and speaks on arbitration-related subjects and she sits on the Steering Committee of CEPANI 40 and of the Young Professionals group of the Silicon Valley Arbitration and Mediation Center (SVAMC-YP).
She has been described by clients as “brilliant” (Legal 500, 2018).