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 Lucas De Ferrari
 Lucas De Ferrari

Lucas De Ferrari

Associate, Paris

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Lucas De Ferrari is an associate in the International Arbitration Group in Paris. Lucas practices commercial and investment arbitration, with a focus on disputes in the construction and energy sectors.

Lucas is involved in the Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot, as arbitrator and as coach for the ESSEC Business School.

Prior to joining White & Case, Lucas worked in the arbitration departments of several international law firms in Paris and was an intern at the Secretariat of the Court of Arbitration of the ICC.

Bars and Courts

  • Paris Bar


  • International Program, University of Florida
  • Master 2, Droit du Commerce International, Université Montpellier I
  • Master 1, Droit des Affaires Internationales, Université Paris I, Panthéon-Sorbonne
  • Summer Institute of International Law, Cornell Law School


  • English
  • French
  • Spanish


A construction company in a major infrastructure project in Africa.

An East European State in the context of ICC proceedings against an international chemical corporation.

A West European engineering company in a dispute arising from an EPC contract concerning a power plant in North Africa.

A North American mining company, in a possible dispute in connection with a mining concession in Africa.


  • French courts should do a full review of arbitral tribunals' decisions regarding jurisdiction, PLC Arbitration, March 2014
  • The battle of the seats: Paris, London or New York, PLC Arbitration, December 2011, (with Ch. Seraglini, D. Nyer, P. Brumpton and John Templeman)