Yasmin Mohammad - Senior Counsel

Yasmin Mohammad

Senior Counsel

A Paris I University Sorbonne graduate (Master 1 of international law et Master 2 of private international law) and of NYU Law School (LLM International Legal Studies), Yasmin is a franco-iranian lawyer admitted to the New York bar and specialised in public international law, private international law and international arbitration.

From 2004 to 2011, Yasmin advised both private and institutional or sovereign clients in Paris and Dubai within the international law firm, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, in the context of international arbitration proceedings.

She has also regularly opined on questions regarding conflict of laws, conflict of jurisdiction and sovereign immunity issues. She acted as counsel under various rules including ICC, LCIA, UNCITRAL, ICSID and CEPANI across numerous jurisdictions. She has particular expertise in disputes involving telecommunications, food and beverages, and oil and gas industries based in Europe, China or the Middle East.

Yasmin is a regular speaker at industry conferences and contributes to leading publications and journals.