Clàudia Baró Huelmo

Senior Associate | Geneva

Secretary Nikoleta Taseva


Track record

ICSID arbitration Qatar National Bank

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

Enforcement proceedings

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

ICSID arbitration Italian company

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

Investor treaty arbitration under UNCITRAL rules

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 Gesenu

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

Second phase of LCIA proceedings

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

Advice to Middle Eastern State on 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; World Trade Organisation law.

Advice to Caribbean government on good governance

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


  • 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