Using Corruption Allegations in International Arbitration as a Sword and Shield

30 March 2023 in Paris

Speakers discussed how corruption allegations in international arbitration are used as a sword and shield.

They covered commercial arbitration and investment treaty arbitration as well as various domestic jurisdictions such as France and UK.


  • Prof. Veronika Korom (ESSEC)
  • Alexander Leventhal (Partner, Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan)
  • Prof. Nikos Lavranos (SG of EFILA)


  • Sacha Willaume (Counsel, GIDE LOYRETTE NOUEL)
  • Saadia Bhatty (Partner, GIDE LOYRETTE NOUEL)


  • Sophie Nappert (3 Verulam Buildings Barristers)
  • Dr Guillaume Aréou (Associate, Reed Smith)
  • Dr Jadranka Osrecak (Deputy of Municipal State Attorney at the Municipal State Attorney Office in Zagreb)
  • Dr Markus Burgstaller (Partner, Hogan Lovells)

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The event was hosted by: GIDE LOYRETTE NOUEL, Paris