Anna Hart | White & Case LLP International Law Firm, Global Law Practice

Anna Hart

Associate, London

T +44 20 7532 1859

E anna.hart@whitecase.com

Overview

Anna Hart is an associate in the Dispute Resolution group of the Firm's London office, and focuses her practice on commercial litigation, international arbitration, investment treaty disputes and regulatory matters.

Anna's experience covers a range of industry sectors, including financial institutions, oil and gas, satellite and telecommunications, renewable energy and social media. Anna has represented both investors and states in bilateral and multilateral investment treaty cases, and has also advised clients on high-profile regulatory matters.

Anna joined White & Case in August 2014 from another leading global law firm, at which she spent six months in Hong Kong.

Anna is committed to pro bono work and has experience of working with charities aimed at protecting both male and female victims of domestic abuse. 

Anna regularly participates in mentoring secondary school pupils in Tower Hamlets and volunteers and fundraises for a homeless shelter in the East End. Anna also volunteers at free legal advice clinics, including the Citizens' Advice Bureau and the Whitechapel Mission.

Bars and Courts

  • England and Wales
  • Solicitor-Advocate (Higher Courts Civil Proceedings)

Education

  • LPC, UWE Law School
  • GDL, UWE Law School
  • BA, Modern Languages, Oxford University

Languages

  • English
  • Spanish
  • Italian

Experience

Advising the Claimant in a multi-million Euro UNCITRAL arbitration against an Eastern European state under a bilateral investment treaty.

Acting for a leading global financial institution in relation to an investigation involving the FCA and the Department of Justice in the U.S.

Providing advice and strategy to holders of financial instruments issued by a major European bank following the bank's insolvency.

Advising in an LCIA arbitration concerning a shareholder dispute relating to a major social networking site in Eastern Europe, and related unfair prejudice claim and multiple derivative proceedings in the BVI

Advising a renewable energy company in a claim against a Western European state under the Energy Charter Treaty.

Acting for the defendant in High Court proceedings in London regarding a dispute concerning an oil and gas company in Kazakhstan. The proceedings involved parallel money laundering claims in Switzerland.