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Click here to enlarge.   Abby Cohen SMUTNY IAI Member   
White & Case LLP
701 Thirteenth St., NW
Washington, D.C. 20005-3807
Tel: +1.202.626.3600
Fax: +1.202.639.9355

Languages   English (native); French; Spanish (knowledge)
Nationality   USA
Bar Admission   New York - 1990
District of Columbia - 1992
US District Court for the District of Columbia
Education   University of Chicago Law School (JD - 1990); Université des Langues et Lettres de Grenoble (Certificate - 1986); Vassar College (AB cum laude - 1986); London School of Economics and Political Science (Certificate - 1985)
as Counsel  
Numerous ICSID, ICSID Additional Facility, ad hoc and ICC arbitration proceedings (particularly investor-state disputes)
Relating to  
• Co-editor, Practising Virtue - Inside International Arbitration (OUP, 2015)(with D. Caron, S. Schill and E. Triantafilou)

• "Confidentiality in Relation to States," in Confidentiality in Arbitration - Commentaries on Rules, Statutes, Case Law and Practice 73 (ICC Pub. No. 700, 2009) (with K.M. Young)

• "Arbitration before the International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes," Bus. L. Int'l (Sept. 2002)

• "Enforcing Foreign Arbitral Awards in the United States: the Non-Arbitrable Subject Matter Defense," 25(6) J. Int’l Arb. 657 (2008) (with A.T. Pham)

• "How to Commence an International Arbitration," in Practitioner's Guide to International Arbitration (Juris Publishing, 2002)(with S. Bond)

• "The International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes: Responses to Problems and Changing Requirements," 12(11) Int'l Arb. Rep. 1 (1997)(with C. Lamm)

• "Arbitration Agreements versus Forum Selection Clauses: Legal and Practical Considerations," in International Dispute Resolution (J.C. Goldsmith ed., 1997)(with C.N. Brower)

• "Enforcing ICSID Arbitration Agreements," 11 ICSID Rev. 64 (1996)

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