Maria Yoo

Associate, London

Biography

Overview

Maria Yoo is an associate in White & Case's Dispute Resolution group and Construction and Engineering group based in London. She has experience acting for clients in international construction and infrastructure arbitrations.

Bars and Courts
Solicitor of England and Wales
Education
BA
Jurisprudence
University of Oxford
LPC
BPP Law School
Languages
English
Korean

Experience

Representing the owner in an ICC arbitration relating to claims arising under a design-build contract relating to an international airport in the Middle East. Acting in an ICC arbitration concerning the design and construction of a European nuclear power plant. Representing a ship builder in a multi-million euro LCIA arbitration concerning the major refurbishment of an FPSO to be deployed in Brazil. Representing a global real estate investor in three arbitrations against an Indian real estate developer, in a dispute concerning a significant real estate project in Mumbai, India. Acting for a UK-regulated bank in a complex fraud-based dispute arising from the enforcement of a share pledge given as security for a €150 million loan.