Sonia Kenawy | White & Case LLP International Law Firm, Global Law Practice

Sonia Kenawy

Associate, London

T +44 20 7532 1937



Sonia is an associate in the White & Case Dispute Resolution group of the Firm's London office, practicing both commercial litigation and international arbitration. Sonia recently undertook a secondment in the international arbitration team in Paris.

Sonia also spent six months in the Energy, Infrastructure, Project and Asset Finance (EIPAF) Group at the firm, working on a wide range of infrastructure projects in multiple jurisdictions.

Sonia involves herself in pro bono work, including advising at the Royal Courts of Justice Advice Bureau.

Bars and Courts

  • England and Wales


  • LPC, Kaplan Law School, London
  • GDL, BPP Law School, London
  • BA, University College London


  • English
  • Spanish
  • Italian


Acting in an ICC arbitration between joint venture partners to an oil production sharing contract in East Asia.

Representing Brazilian contractors and the project developer in multiple arbitrations against insurers, in a dispute concerning one of the largest hydroelectric power projects in the world.

Representing an organisation in judicial review proceedings.

Representing a European bank in relation to Commercial Court proceedings to enforce mortgages over two aircraft.