Partner at LALIVE (London) LLP
Lorraine de Germiny is an attorney specialized in international arbitration since 2006. Half-French and half-American, Lorraine is based in London. A member of the New York and Paris bars, she has vast experience in both commercial and investment arbitration proceedings. She has acted as counsel or arbitrator in a number of international arbitral proceedings, either ad hoc (including UNCITRAL) or administered (under the rules of the ICC and ICSID), governed by various procedural and substantive laws.
Before joining LALIVE, Lorraine practised international arbitration at King & Spalding in Paris (2009-2014) and at Dewey & LeBoeuf in Paris and New York (2006-2009). In addition, she completed secondments to the Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre and to UNESCO in 2008 and 2012, respectively.
She is a member of several professional associations (including the CFA-40, ArbitralWomen, ICDR Y&I, LCIA YIAG, and the Geneva-based Art Law Foundation). Lorraine is fluent in English and French.
Her educational background includes: Tulane University Law School (J.D., cum laude) (2005); Columbia Law School (LL.M., Harlan Fiske Stone scholar)(2006); University of Rennes (a Licence, with honors)(2003).
Jurisdiction: France and U.S.A