Alina Sartogo is an associate in the Dispute Resolution group of the Firm's London office, whose practice focuses on international arbitration. Alina's experience covers a range of industry sectors, including financial institutions, oil and gas, construction, renewable energy and telecommunications.
Prior to joining White & Case, Alina worked for three years as Deputy Counsel at the ICC International Court of Arbitration in Paris where she supervised more than two hundred commercial and investment arbitrations with a focus on Switzerland, Italy and Central Europe.
Alina trained in the international arbitration department of a magic circle law firm in Paris and in a boutique law firm in Buenos Aires.
ICC arbitration concerning the revision of the price formula contained in a contract for the supply of natural gas between two Mediterranean countries.*
Three related ICC arbitrations between the main contractor and its subcontractors in various real estate projects in Central and Eastern Europe. Damages were sought by the main contractor for costs incurred to remedy the subcontractor's defective works.*
ICC arbitration focusing on the interpretation of the deadlock provisions in a Joint Venture Agreement for the construction of an hydroelectric power plant in a major African state.*
ICC arbitration between a provider and a trader of electricity regarding the adequacy of said electricity with contractual provisions on renewable sources.*
Ad hoc arbitration relating to the acquisition of a major Spanish bank.*
*Matters worked on prior to joining White & Case
From environmental obligations to climate change: new frontiers for international arbitration, in Corporate Disputes, in Corporate Disputes, April-June 2016, p. 142, (co-author with Gabriele Ruscalla and Barbara Ciaramella)