Niels Aujouannet-Kelner

Associate, Paris



Niels Aujouannet-Kelner is an Associate in the International Arbitration Group in Paris. His practice includes international commercial and investment arbitration.

Prior to joining White & Case, Niels completed his LL.M. in International Business Regulation, Litigation and Arbitration at New York University. 

Before completing his LL.M., he acquired experience in international arbitration and litigation with major international law firms in Paris. Niels also gained experience as a legal counsel in the legal department of a leading aircraft manufacturer.

Niels has also been involved in the Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot.

Bars and Courts
New York State Bar
Paris Bar
International Business Regulation, Litigation and Arbitration
New York University
Advanced Master’s degree, International Business Law and Management
ESSEC Business School
Master II
International Trade Law
Université Paris I, Panthéon-Sorbonne
Master I
International Law
Université Paris I, Panthéon-Sorbonne
License in Law
Université Aix-Marseille & Stockholm University


Representing an Eastern European State in pending ICC arbitration proceedings relating to a road project;

Representing a consulting company in pending ICC proceedings relating to the sale of war material in the Middle East; and

Advising companies and investors (pre-arbitration) in the construction, energy, mining and pharmaceutical sectors.