Jennifer’s practice focuses on international arbitration, public international law and human rights. She advises states, NGOs, prominent business people, politicians and HNWs.
Jennifer’s experience in international dispute resolution includes LCIA and ICSID arbitrations and multi-jurisdictional litigation in UK, European and international forums.
Jennifer was called to the Bar of England and Wales in 2014 and qualified as a Solicitor in 2017. She is an accredited mediator and a Solicitor-Advocate (Higher Courts Civil Proceedings) of England and Wales.
Jennifer graduated cum laude from Vanderbilt University as an Ingram Scholar, majoring in Conflict Resolution. She then obtained her Master’s Degree in Human Rights from the London School of Economics and Political Science. She was called to the Bar of England and Wales in 2014 as a member of Middle Temple and a Diplock Scholar. Jennifer completed courses in International Law (both public and private) with the Hague Academy of International Law in 2021.
Jennifer is a member of the following associations:
- Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb)
- International Bar Association (IBA)
- International Arbitration Association
- International associate member of the American Bar Association (ABA)
- Young International Arbitration Group (YIAG)
Jennifer has contributed to key journals and publications including:
- Press Gazette – The TTIP: the largest trade deal in history’, Solicitors Journal, 7 October 2015
- ‘Treaty Law, Drafting and Interpretation’ in Legal Response Initiative Training Manual for international lawyers from the least developed nations in the UNFCCC delegation, April 2013.
- Jennifer has been an integral team member representing a Middle East broadcaster in an ongoing Bilateral Investment Treaty claim in respect of the campaign mounted against it by the Egyptian government.
- Jennifer advises on Interpol Red Notices and extradition issues, as well as immigration law.
- Jennifer was also heavily involved in an LCIA arbitration successfully defending a major Gulf State in a multi-million-dollar dispute.
- Jennifer previously worked for the UK Green Building Council as Business Development Officer and the Legal Response Initiative as a Liaison Officer attending the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change climate change negotiations. Her prior career experience with an NGO focused on environmental issues and policies.