Claudia T. Salomon is a partner in the New York office of Latham & Watkins and Global Co-Chair of the firm's International Arbitration Practice. She is recognized as a leading international arbitration lawyer by Chambers Global, Chambers USA, Legal 500, Who's Who Legal, Latinvex, and Best Lawyers.
Ms. Salomon is known for her strategic approach representing companies and states in highly complex international commercial arbitration and investment treaty arbitration. She has acted as lead counsel in arbitrations conducted under all of the major arbitral rules in venues around the globe, under common law and civil law, and with a focus on the energy, construction, and technology sectors. She is particularly adept at post M&A and joint venture disputes.
Ms. Salomon is experienced at handling litigation in connection with arbitration, including preliminary measures, attachment, and enforcement proceedings. She also regularly serves as tribunal chair, sole arbitrator, co-arbitrator, and emergency arbitrator.
Ms. Salomon is Vice President of the ICC International Court of Arbitration, fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb), and served as the Co-Chair of the ICC Taskforce on Financial Institutions and International Arbitration. She is a frequent speaker and writer on international arbitration and is the co-editor of Choice of Venue in International Arbitration, published by Oxford University Press.