Team

Anna Petrig

Prof. Dr. iur. Anna Petrig, LL.M. (Harvard)  Anna Petrig, a Swiss citizen, holds the Chair of International Law and Public Law at the University of Basel (Switzerland). She obtained her law degree (summa cum laude, mention droit européen) from the Université de Fribourg (Switzerland), holds a PhD (summa cum laude) in the field of the…

Elizabeth Mavropoulou

Dr. Elizabeth Mavropoulou, Programme Manager, Human Rights at Sea Elizabeth is the Administrator & Programme Manager of Human Rights at Sea overseeing the projects and programmes of the charity with the aim to deliver and fulfil on the organisation’s charitable objectives. She acts as the focal point for external consultants and interns and she is responsible…

David Hammond Esq.

David Hammond Esq., Chief Executive Officer, Human Rights at Sea Human Rights at Sea, as an emerging international concept and civil-society platform was first conceived in 2013 and founded on 3 April 2014 by David Hammond. A former military seafarer, veteran Royal Marines’ Officer and Barrister (Counsel), David has practical maritime and legal-related operational experience having served in the…

Alexander Marcopoulos

Alex Marcopoulos Alex is Counsel in Shearman & Sterling’s International Arbitration Practice Group. He has practiced in the field of International Arbitration for the past 10 years. Alex has been commended as an “excellent lawyer” and for his “great strategic mind”. He has also been praised for “his expert handling of disputes in the maritime industry”.…

Elise Edson

Elise Edson, Counsel, Shearman & Sterling Elise is a dual Australian/French national and a Counsel in Shearman & Sterling’s International Arbitration Practice Group. In addition to international arbitration, she focuses on climate change and sustainability issues as well as business and human rights, and is active on pro bono matters, including representing refugees in respect…

Margaret Ryan

Margaret Ryan Margaret Ryan is Counsel in the International Arbitration and Public International Law practices. She represents and advises companies and States in international arbitrations conducted under the auspices of a variety of rules, including the ICC, LCIA, CRCICA, ICSID, SCC and UNCITRAL Rules. Her practice focuses particularly on international investment and energy disputes and…

Sandrina Antohi

Sandrina Antohi Sandrina is a Senior Associate in Shearman & Sterling’s International Arbitration Practice Group. A dual Canadian/Romanian national, Sandrina has acted as counsel and arbitral tribunal secretary in proceedings conducted under a variety of arbitration rules.  She holds an LL.B./B.C.L from McGill University and an LL.M in International Legal Studies from New York University School of Law. Prior to…

Marc Jacob

Marc Jacob, Senior Associate, Shearman & Sterling Marc Jacob is a senior associate in the International Arbitration and the Public International Law practices. He is admitted to practice in Germany, England and Wales. Marc specializes in international commercial arbitration, investment treaty arbitration and international law. Marc advises and represents States, State entities, international organizations and…

Dimitrios Katsikis

Dimitrios Katsikis, Senior Associate, Shearman & Sterling Dimitrios Katsikis is a senior associate in the International Arbitration practice. Dimitrios has experience advising and representing companies, State-owned entities and governments in international commercial and investment treaty arbitrations, as well as in pre- and post-arbitration negotiations and strategy. Dimitrios has worked on disputes arising in the power, oil…

Chloé Vialard

Chloé Vialard, Associate, Shearman & Sterling Chloé Vialard is an associate in the International Arbitration practice. Her experience includes international commercial and construction arbitrations conducted under the Rules of the ICC, with a focus on African matters, as well as enforcement and annulment proceedings before French courts. In September 2018, Chloé Vialard transferred to our team…