Ayelet Hochman

Associate, London



Ayelet is an associate in the Firm's International Arbitration Group where she represents sovereign States and international investors in complex investment disputes. She has represented clients in proceedings before the International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID) and under the United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL) Rules pursuant to bilateral investment treaties and the Energy Charter Treaty.

Prior to joining White & Case, Ayelet held several positions in the public and private sector in Israel. She served as a law clerk and a senior law clerk in the chambers of two Justices of the Israeli Supreme Court, where she worked on a range of complex civil, constitutional, and criminal cases before that Court. She also served in the Israeli Government in the Office of the Deputy Attorney General for Matters of Legislation, where she advised the Government on a variety of legal issues related to legislation, international treaties, and Government conduct. Ultimately, she worked for one of the leading institutions for arbitration and mediation in Israel as a clerk for one of Israel's most renowned arbitrators, where she dealt with complex commercial arbitrations and mediations. 

Ayelet earned an LLB from Tel-Aviv University manga cum laude and an LLM from Harvard Law School. She is qualified to practice in New York and Israel.

Bars and Courts
Israel Bar Association
New York State Bar
Harvard Law School
Tel Aviv University