Evanthia Kasiora

Associate, Paris

Biography

Overview

Evanthia is an Associate in the International Arbitration Practice based in Paris. Evanthia's practice includes international commercial and investment arbitration.

Prior to joining White & Case, Evanthia acquired experience in international arbitration at an international law firm in London and trained in civil and commercial litigation before the Greek courts.

Evanthia is actively involved in the Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot. She is the Vice-Chair of the Mentor-Mentee Committee of the Moot Alumni Association.

Bars and Courts
Thessaloniki Bar
Education
LLM
International Business Law
London School of Economics and Political Science
LLM
Civil Procedural Law
Aristotle University of Thessaloniki
LLB
Aristotle University of Thessaloniki
Languages
English
Greek

Experience

Representing a Middle Eastern company in a London-seated LCIA arbitration under a joint venture agreement for an aluminium smelter project.

Representing a State in a Paris-seated ICC arbitration in relation to the termination of a contract for the construction of a hydroelectric power plant.

Advising a West African company in a dispute arising out of several related contracts for the construction, operation and maintenance of an LNG Plant, a Power Plant and an Automation System.

Advising an airport operator in relation to a dispute over the concession of retail commercial spaces.

Represented a state entity in an ICC arbitration concerning claims arising out of a FIDIC Pink Book contract for a road construction.

Acted for the respondents in a London-seated LCIA arbitration arising from a shareholder dispute in the telecommunications industry and involving parallel court proceedings in two jurisdictions.*

Acted for a European medical devices manufacturer in a London-seated LCIA arbitration arising out of a distribution agreement.*

Assisted a Middle Eastern oil and gas exploration company in two separate London and Paris-seated ICC arbitrations under a joint operating agreement and a production sharing agreement relating to the same project.*

* Experience acquired prior to joining White & Case.

Awards and Recognition

Runner-Up, Martin Domke Award for Individual Oralists, 25th Vis Moot