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Experience and list of cases

Michele’s experience includes participation in numerous investment or commercial disputes, whether as arbitrator, counsel or as secretary or assistant to the arbitral tribunal.

 

Representative disputes have included:

  • An ICC arbitration involving a Swiss company and two African companies in the pharmaceutical sector (sole arbitrator)
  • An arbitration under the Swiss Rules of International Arbitration arising out of a supply contract (sole arbitrator)
  • An arbitration under the DIAC Rules between two Dubai entities relating to a Services Contract in the construction industry (sole arbitrator)
  • An arbitration under the Danish Institute of Arbitration (DIA) Rules in relation to derivative contracts (co-arbitrator)
  • A construction dispute under the DIAC Rules between an Iranian investor and a Dubai corporation relating to a construction project in the United Arab Emirates (sole arbitrator)
  • An ICC arbitration between a football club and several marketing companies relating to a marketing and licensing contract (counsel)
  • Crystallex International Corporation v. Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela (ICSID Case No. ARB(AF)/11/2), an arbitration under the Canada-Venezuela BIT arising out of a dispute relating to a gold mine (assistant to the Tribunal)
  • An UNCITRAL arbitration under the ECT involving a group of investors and a European State, relating to changes to the solar energy regulatory framework (secretary of the Tribunal)
  • Orascom TMT Investments S.à r.l. v. People’s Democratic Republic of Algeria (ICSID Case No. ARB/12/35), an arbitration under the Belgium/Luxembourg-Algeria BIT arising out of a dispute in the telecommunications industry (assistant to the Tribunal)
  • An UNCITRAL arbitration under a BIT arising out of a dispute in the telecommunications industry between a European investor and a South Asian State (secretary to the Tribunal)
  • An UNCITRAL arbitration under a contract between a Central Asian State and a consortium of companies in the oil and gas industry (secretary to the Tribunal)