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Click here to enlarge.   Eloïse OBADIA IAI Member   

Languages   French (native); English, Italian (fluent); Spanish (working knowledge)
Nationality   France
Bar Admission   Paris - 1994
New York - 1999
District of Columbia - 2014 (Special Legal Consultant)
Education   Duke University School of Law (LLM - 1995); Université Paris II Panthéon-Assas (Maîtrise - 1992; DEA Droit des affaires - 1993; DEA Droit de la propriété littéraire et artistique - 1994); Université Paris-Dauphine (Maîtrise Sciences de Gestion, mention Droit des affaires internationales - 1992)
Adjunct Associate Professor (Investment Treaty Arbitation) - Washington College of Law, American University (2014-); Guest Lecturer (International Economic Litigation Law) - Université Paris II Panthéon-Assas (2014-16); Lecturer (French for legal studies) - Duke University School of Law (1995)
as Counsel  
International arbitration proceedings, ad hoc (UNCITRAL) and under the Rules of ICSID and the ICC; Conciliations; formerly Senior Counsel/Team Leader at ICSID Secretariat
Relating to  
• "Waiving Resort to Local Courts to Obtain Provisional Measures in Investment Arbitration: the Cherry on the Cake?," 2016(4) Cahiers de l'arbitrage / Paris J. Int'l Arb. 815

"Mass Arbitrations in International Investment Cases," in Class Actions in Arbitration 105 (B. Hanotiau, E. Schwartz eds., ICC Pub. No. 771, 2016)

• "Procédures parallèles: aspects procéduraux et solutions institutionnelles," in Procédures parallèles et décisions contradictoires 41 (B. Darmois and E. Glucksmann eds., Bruylant, 2015)

• "Institutional Arbitration and the Role of the Secretariat," in Litigating International Investment Disputes, A Practitioner’s Guide 80 (C. Giorgetti ed., Brill, 2014) (with F. Nitschke)

• "L’arbitrage CCI et les différends relatifs aux investissements," Échanges Internationaux No. 99, at 23 (2014) (with H. Gharavi)

• "The ICSID Approach to Publication of Information in Investor-State Arbitration," in The Rise of Transparency in International Arbitration 107 (A. Malatesta and K. Sali eds., Juris, 2013) (with M. Kinnear and M. Gagain)

• "From the Crocodile to the Nile," in Concerto arbitral en trois mouvements pour Pierre Tercier 15 (L. Hammoud, C. von Wunschheim, M.N. Zen-Ruffinen eds., Schulthess, 2013)

• "International Courts and Tribunals Interest Group: Judicial Selection," in Proceedings of the 105th Annual Meeting 74 (ASIL, 2012)

• Introductory Notes: Glamis Gold, Ltd. v. United States (NAFTA/UNCITRAL), 48 I.L.M. 1035 (2009); Challenge Decisions, 24 ICSID Rev. 194 (Spring 2009); Challenge Decisions, 23(3) ICSID Rev. 376 (2008); Cases, Consortium Groupement L.E.S.I.–DIPENTA v. Algeria, 19(4) ICSID Rev. 422 (2004); Cases, Banro American Resources, Inc. and Société Aurifère du Kivu et du Maniema S.A.R.L. v. Democratic Republic of the Congo, 17(3) ICSID Rev. 380 (2002); Cases, Antoine Goetz and others v. Republic of Burundi, 15(3) ICSID Rev. 454 (2000)

• "Extension of Proceedings Beyond the Original Parties: Non-Disputing Party Participation in Investment Arbitration," 22(3) ICSID Rev. 349 (2007)

• "The Indus Waters Treaty, the Baglihar Difference and ICSID Administration of the Proceedings," 23(2) News from ICSID 14 (2006) (with S.M.A. Salman)

• "ICSID, Investment Treaties and Arbitration: Current and Emerging Issues," 18(2) News from ICSID 14 (2001)

• "L’évolution de l’activité du CIRDI," 2001(3) Rev. arb. 633

• "Current Issues in Investment Disputes: Comments," 2 J. World Inv. 219 (2001)

• "How Proactive Arbitrators Really Are in Conducting Arbitral Proceedings: An ICSID Perspective," 16(2) News from ICSID 8 (1999)

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