Kamil Mehiz

Associate, Washington, DC

Biography

Overview

Kamil is an associate in the Firm's International Arbitration Practice Group. He represents and advises private companies, foreign sovereigns, and state entities in the resolution of international disputes. He has represented clients in arbitrations before the International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID) and the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC).

Kamil has experience in disputes in a wide range of industries, including construction, infrastructure and textiles. His dual training in French and American law along with experience in civil and common law jurisdictions (including the Middle East and Central Asia) allow him to understand the differences between various legal systems and structure advice accordingly.

Prior to joining the Firm, Kamil worked at the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) and at the International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID).

Bars and Courts
District of Columbia Bar
Education
LLM (Hons)
International Arbitration and Dispute Resolution
Georgetown University Law Center
JD
American University, Washington College of Law
Master
French-American Comparative Law
Université Paris Ouest, Nanterre La Défense
Master
International Business Law
Université Paris Ouest, Nanterre La Défense
Languages
French
English
German

Experience

Road Fund under the Ministry of Finance of the Republic of Uzbekistan
Representing the Road Fund and the Republic of Uzbekistan in an ICC arbitration involving a road construction project.

Bursel Tekstil Sanayi Ve Diş Ticaret A.Ş., Burhan Enuştekin, and Selim Kaptanoğlu v. Republic of Uzbekistan 
Representing the Republic of Uzbekistan in an ICSID arbitration brought under the Turkey-Uzbekistan BIT with respect to the claimants’ alleged investment in the cotton textile industry in Uzbekistan.