Eva Paloma Treves

Associate - Paris

Contact Information

+33(0)173026902

+33(0)170366131

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Education:

  • New York University School of Law, LL.M., Dean's Graduate, 2017
  • Università Delgi Studi Di Milano, J.D, summa cum laude, 2013
  • The Hague Academy of International Law, Certificate, Private International Law, 2012

Languages:

English, Spanish, Italian

Representative Experience

  • Counsel to the Republic of Ecuador in Consorcio GLP Ecuador v. Republic of Ecuador (UNCITRAL case).
  • Counsel to the Dominican Corporation of Power State Companies (CDEEE) in a dispute related to the construction of a power plant in the Dominican Republic.
  • Counsel to a Nicaraguan company in a dispute and in the eventual arbitration before the ICC against a Colombian company related to corporate matters in the energy sector.

Professional Experience

  • Previously worked in the International Arbitration department of leading international law firms in Italy and in London, where she worked, inter alia, on the following cases:
    • Advised investors, dual nationals, claimants in the proceedings under UNCITRAL arbitration rules, on claim against State of their own nationality, for the expropriation of their food distribution business.
    • Advised an Eastern European State in four ICSID investment proceedings stemming from an intra-EU BIT against several banks, in light of the State’s law on conversion of loans denominated in Swiss francs into loans denominated in euros.
  • Permanent Court of Arbitration: assisted several arbitral tribunals in investor-state matters, and the PCA Secretary-General as an appointing authority and in his role of designating appointing authorities. (2017-2018)
  • Codification Division of the United Nations Office of Legal Affairs: Research Assistant (2013)
  • “Dual Nationals Are Now Welcome: A Way Out of ICSID’s Dual Nationality Exclusion,” NYU Journal of International Law and Politics, Vol. 49, 607
  • “Tecnimont v. Avax: The Return of Procedural Estoppel,” Transnational Notes (February 2017)
  • “Protección de los acreedores en situaciones transfronterizas (STJUE de 10 de diciembre de 2015, Asunto 594/2014: Kornhaas),” La Ley Unión, Vol. 38 (2016)

Honors

  • Dean’s Graduate Award, New York University School of Law, 2016-2017
  • Premio Padovani, ISIL – Italian Society of International Law, 2014
  • Laureato Meritevole – ALGIUSMI, 2013

Involvement

  • American Society of International Law
  • New York Bar Association
  • Young International Arbitration Group