Clàudia Baró Huelmo

Senior Associate | Geneva

Client services contact Stevie Munro


Track record

LCIA arbitration

Representing an African State entity in the second phase of LCIA proceedings on quantum for breaches of a share purchase agreement.

ICSID arbitration

Representing Qatar National Bank in ICSID arbitration proceedings against South Sudan and the Bank of South Sudan in a dispute concerning an investment loan agreement.

Enforcement of arbitral awards

Representing a Chinese company in enforcement proceedings of an arbitral award before English courts.

Protection of international investments

Advising an Italian company on issuing ICSID arbitration proceedings against an African State in a dispute concerning the construction of a sports complex.

UNCITRAL arbitration

Representing an Eastern European State in an ad hoc investor treaty arbitration under UNCITRAL rules initiated by US investors in a dispute concerning renewable energy.

ICSID arbitration

Representing Gesenu in ICSID arbitration proceedings against the Arab Republic of Egypt in a dispute concerning a waste management project.

Public international law

Advising a Middle Eastern State on general issues relating to public international law and international litigation, including contentious proceedings before the International Court of Justice, international institutional law and World Trade Organisation law.

United Nations law

Advising a Caribbean government on issues concerning good governance under Article 73 of the United Nations Charter and the obligations of the administering power.


  • Arbitraje de inversiones y derechos humanos – Estudio Mario Castillo Freyre – 02.2023
  • Tips and tricks: how to succeed in oral advocacy – Delos Remote Oral Advocacy Program – 01.2023
  • Geopolitics and international law - Haute école de gestion de Genève - 10.2022
  • Ukraine and international law: a case study - University of Girona - 10.2022
  • The intervention of local courts in the arbitral process: anti-arbitration injunctions - Swiss Chapter of the Spanish Arbitration Club - 09.2022

  • Cuestiones prácticas y de actualidad en el arbitraje de inversiones - Estudio Mario Castillo Freyre - 08.2022

  • El Tribunal Arbitral ante la prueba obtenida ilegalmente - Club Español del Arbitraje - 06.2022

  • El ordenamiento aplicable en el arbitraje internacional - Estudio Mario Castillo Freyre - 05.2022

  • Business and human rights - Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners - 05.2022

  • Careers in international law - University of Liverpool - 04.2022

  • La práctica del derecho internacional público - University of Valencia - 02.2022

  • Arbitraje de inversiones y cambio climático: en busca de un equilibrio entre obligaciones - Fundación para la Investigación sobre el Derecho y la Empresa (FIDE) - 12.2021

  • Arbitration and Brexit - Association for the Promotion of Arbitration - 05.2021

  • El día a día en la práctica del arbitraje de inversiones - Universidad CEU Cardenal Herrera - 05.2021

  • What are the limits international law imposes upon States? - University of Salamanca - 04.2021

  • Careers in international law - University of Salamanca - 04.2021

  • International law in a changing world: can we keep up? - University of Salamanca - 04.2021

  • Women in international law - Tennessee World Affairs Council - 03.2021

  • Tips and tricks: how to succeed in oral advocacy - Delos Remote Oral Advocacy Program - 03.2021

  • Arbitraje internacional en una economía globalizada - Association for the Promotion of Arbitration - 02.2021

  • The paranoia of due process rights - Association for the Promotion of Arbitration - 03.2019