WASHINGTON, October 5, 2021 / PRNewswire / – King & Spalding today announced that Erica Franzetti has joined the firm as a partner in the Global Lawsuits and Litigation practice group in the Washington DC, Office.
Franzetti’s practice focuses on international trade and investor-state arbitration issues across several industrial sectors, including energy and natural resources, life sciences, financial services, hospitality, and hospitality technologies. ‘information. She has experience advising clients in a variety of jurisdictions including the United States, Brazil, Colombia, Argentina, Chile, Peru, Guinea, Croatia, Hungary and The Philippines. She’s from Dechert.
“Erica is an accomplished practitioner of international arbitration and her addition adds significant depth to our team,” said Andy bayman, president of the firm’s Trial & Global Disputes Practice division. “In particular, his extensive work in Latin America will increase the firm’s ability to serve clients in this region and US companies doing business there. “
Franzetti has extensive experience advising clients in matters falling under several procedural rules, including the International Center for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID), the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC), the International Settlement Center of Disputes (ICDR) and the United Nations Commission on International Trade Law Arbitration Rules (UNCITRAL). She is recognized in the international arbitration category as “Up and Coming” in Chamber United States 2021 and for its “Foreign expertise in Brazil“in Chambers Global 2021. Franzetti is also recommended in Legal 500 United States. Prior to practicing international arbitration, she practiced law in a Brazillaw firm, where she represented clients in complex commercial litigation proceedings before Brazilian courts. Franzetti obtained his Bachelor of Laws from the University of São Paulo Law School and his LLM of Georgetown University. She is fluent in Portuguese (her mother tongue), Spanish and English.
“The incredible reputation of the King & Spalding international arbitration team was what attracted me to this firm,” said Franzetti. “It is the culture and momentum of the last ten years that has also been a huge attractor. I have witnessed this firsthand because I have worked with and opposite members of the K&S team before. . I am delighted to partner with my new K&S colleagues. “
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