Philippe Boisvert | White & Case LLP International Law Firm, Global Law Practice
 Philippe Boisvert
 Philippe Boisvert

Philippe Boisvert

Associate, Paris

T +33 1 55 04 58 80

E pboisvert@whitecase.com

Overview

Philippe Boisvert is an associate in the International Arbitration Practice Group in Paris. Philippe has a broad commercial practice encompassing complex cross-border disputes, with a focus on energy and construction arbitrations.

Prior to joining White & Case, Philippe gained experience in the litigation department of a major Canadian law firm in Montréal and served as law clerk to the Honorable Marc Noël at the Canadian Federal Court of Appeal in Ottawa. He also taught in contract law and sports law at the University of Ottawa.

Bars and Courts

  • Paris Bar
  • Quebec Bar

Education

  • LLM, University of Cambridge
  • JD, Common Law, University of Ottawa, Faculty of Law
  • LLL, Civil Law, University of Ottawa, Faculty of Law
  • BA, Economics and Political Science, McGill University

Languages

  • English
  • French

Experience

Representing a major European gas buyer in a price review dispute under a long-term supply contract;

Representing an engineering and construction company in an ICC arbitration relating to a large refinery project;

Advising a major Middle Eastern gas supplier in connection with a potential gas price review arbitration under a long-term supply contract;

Representing a private party in a multibillion euro ICC arbitration in the nuclear industry;

Representing an Eastern European State-owned company in an ICC arbitration relating to a construction project; and

Acting as Administrative Secretary to the Tribunal in arbitrations under ICC and DIAC rules.

Speaking Engagements

"International Arbitration: A Bridge Between Common and Civil Law", 2014: Ecole Normale Supérieure,
Paris
, (guest lecture)